Safety and OSHA News

OSHA won’t enact heat stress standard — for now

OSHA has denied a request by several groups to enact an Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) setting a heat threshold level for workers. But OSHA is addressing the issue, including enforcement through the General Duty Clause (GDC). [Read more…]

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Group: OSHA rulemaking has slowed to a crawl


While some lawmakers in Washington are harping on OSHA for creating too many regulations, a recent report says during the last ten years, there have been fewer new regulations produced by the agency than in any other period in its history. [Read more…]

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