March 23, 2018
OSHA has announced that one of its priority goals for 2018 is to reduce trenching and excavation accidents. There appear to be solid reasons for doing so.

March 22, 2018
December 31, 2017, was the deadline OSHA set for employers to submit their injury data for calendar year (CY) 2016. OSHA now says more than half the 350,000 businesses OSHA believes are subject to filing did not do so in time.

March 22, 2018
Six years after receiving a petition from representatives of hotel workers, California OSHA (Cal/OSHA) has issued a final workplace and health regulation to prevent and reduce work-related injuries to housekeepers in the hotel and hospitality industry.

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March 23, 2018 (Final Rule) - The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has granted a limited 90-day waiver from the Federal hours- of-service (HOS) regulations pertaining to electronic logging devices (ELDs) for the transportation of agricultural commodities as defined in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations

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OSHA Challenge
Under OSHA’s injury and illness recordkeeping rule, employers cannot enter the employee’s name on the OSHA 300 log if it is a “privacy concern case.” Which of the following is not considered a privacy concern case, which requires the employee’s name to be entered on the 300 log?
• Injuries and/or cuts from sharps
• Opioid addiction
• Sexual assault
• Tuberculosis
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