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  • Wednesday, June 16, 2021
    A Wisconsin milling facility is facing a proposed $676,808 in penalties for health and safety violations following a fatal grain engulfment accident; it took emergency services 9 hours to recover the body of the 52-year-old manager.
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  • Monday, June 14, 2021
    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued nine notices of unsafe and unhealthful working conditions to the Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare system (VACT) for one willful, three repeat, and five serious “violations” after two workers were fatally injured by a hot steam release.
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  • Friday, June 11, 2021
    On June 10, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) updated its employer guidance regarding workplace COVID-19 exposures. The agency also announced it will issue an emergency temporary standard (ETS) for healthcare and healthcare support services employers.
  • On June 10, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced it will issue an emergency temporary standard (ETS) to protect healthcare workers from COVID-19 exposures.
  • Thursday, June 10, 2021
    On June 9, the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board voted in a special meeting to withdraw revisions to the state’s COVID-19 emergency temporary standards (ETSs) the board had voted to approve on June 3.
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TopicTitleDate
143880Enforcement Milling facility facing $676K in fines 06/16/21
143865Enforcement OSHA faults Veterans Affairs, contractor in steam fatalities 06/14/21
143858Health - General OSHA updates COVID-19 guidance for employers 06/11/21
143855Health - General OSHA to issue emergency COVID-19 rule for health care 06/11/21
143842Health - General California withdraws revised COVID-19 rules 06/10/21
143829Health - General NIOSH fatigue research center marks first anniversary 06/09/21
143797Health - General California readopts COVID-19 emergency rules 06/07/21
143796Heat and Cold Cal/OSHA reminds employers of heat rules 06/07/21
143773Health - General NIOSH issues mask criteria 06/03/21
143795Health - General California may ease some COVID-19 regulations 06/01/21
143746Health - General Michigan revises temporary COVID-19 rule 06/01/21
143735Enforcement Cal/OSHA fines Foster Farms $181,500 for COVID-19 violations 05/28/21
143728Health - General Federal, state COVID-19 policies in flux 05/26/21
143723Fall Protection (Construction) OSHA proposes walking-working surface clarification 05/24/21
143715Health - General NSC: Employers should take risk-based approach to COVID-19 05/21/21
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