Safety and OSHA News

Not reporting injuries could bring an OSHA inspector to your door

Questions have arisen about whether the Trump administration has weakened the OSHA electronic injury reporting rule because there appear to be few (if any) penalties tied to not reporting. That’s changed.  [Read more…]

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New report: Less OSHA enforcement than two years ago

Two factors are reducing the number of OSHA inspections conducted in the last couple of years, according to a new report.  [Read more…]

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Trump administration allows automatic 2018 OSHA fine increase to go into effect

The Trump administration has OK’d the annual automatic increase in OSHA fines. How  much will they go up?  [Read more…]

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OSHA: Beryllium rule update, comments requested on VPP

Despite the lack of a nominee to head OSHA under the Trump administration, the agency continues to make changes, including one proposal to the beryllium standard.  [Read more…]

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OSHA delays implementation of silica rule for construction

It’s a short delay, but OSHA wants more time to develop employer guidance for the new silica rule.  [Read more…]

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