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Online Exclusive: 5 Issues OSHA Will Target over the Remainder of 2013

Online Exclusive: 5 Issues OSHA Will Target over the Remainder of 2013

A Washington, D.C.-based attorney who represents clients in inspections, investigations and enforcement actions involving OSHA, the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board and EPA reveals where he thinks OSHA will target its inspection efforts.

An industry contact recently asked me what five issues I expected OSHA would be focusing its general industry enforcement efforts on for the balance of this year.  Here was my response:

1. Emergency Exits & Exit Routes – A couple of months ago, OSHA issued an enforcement memorandum directing inspectors to scrutinize whether employers were providing and ma

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