Cynthia Attwood

Cynthia Attwood sworn in as OSHRC chair

January 27, 2016

Washington – The acting chair of the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission has been designated and sworn in as the official chair, OSHRC announced in a Jan. 19 press release.

Cynthia L. Attwood had been serving as acting chair of the commission since April 28. She has been a member of the commission since 2010, and her current term will expire April 2019. In the release, Attwood said she was “deeply honored” by her selection as chair.

OSHRC resolves disputes between employers and OSHA regarding citations and penalties.