A new AFL-CIO report dug through worker fatality data and found some trends in U.S. workplace safety. The organization estimates…Click to continue
OSHA has proposed several new rules that will cast a wide net over all types of companies. Some, like Injury and Illness Prevention Programs, will have a significant effect on business’ safety plans. And while OSHA is working on new regulations, it continues strict enforcement of existing rules.
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