OSHA’s latest regulatory agenda, released in late May, outlines the status of the agency’s currently pending prerules, proposed rules, and final rules. Keep reading to learn what you can expect to see from OSHA in the coming months and how it will affect your facility.
June 1 marks an important deadline in the 4-year phase-in period for OSHA’s GHS revisions to its hazard communication standard. Are you prepared? Keep reading to find out what you can expect to see at your facility in the coming months.
Determining when an injury or illness is work-related for the purposes of OSHA 300 recordkeeping can be a challenge. While the distinction may seem straightforward, applying OSHA’s criteria to real-world situations is often anything but. In two recent letters of interpretation (LOIs), OSHA attempts to shed light on some common questions surrounding the work-relatedness of injuries that result from motor vehicle accidents. Keep reading to learn what OSHA has to say.
According to the National Safety Council (NSC), 80 percent of American drivers believe hands-free devices are safer than handheld cell phones behind the wheel despite research to the contrary. Are your employees among them? Keep reading for important information to share with your workers in honor of Distracted Driving Awareness Month this April.