General Session - OSHA Update


Acting Assistant Secretary Sweatt will address OSHA’s priorities, actions, and goals. The presentation will include an overview of OSHA’s regulatory agenda, key initiatives, and the agency’s balanced approach to address workplace safety and health, which includes enforcement, compliance assistance, and training.



Presented by:

Loren Sweatt, Acting Assistant Secretary of Labor, OSHA

Loren Sweatt joined the Occupational Safety and Health Administration July 24, 2017. Ms. Sweatt joins the agency from the U.S. House of Representatives where she served as a Senior Policy Advisor at the Committee on Education and the Workforce for the last 15 years. In this role, Ms. Sweatt handled workplace safety issues before the Committee to include OSHA and the Mine Safety and Health Administration. Ms. Sweatt holds a BA in Political Science from Texas Christian University and an MBA from Marymount University.