The latest regulatory news and updates concerning OSHA, MSHA, EPA, consensus standards and other occupational safety and health regulatory concerns.


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Final Rule Issed on Employee Representation at OSHA Inspections
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Federal Agencies Promise More of the Same Policies in 2024

Feb. 15, 2024
Departments push agendas hard in the final year of this presidential term.
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Employers Grapple With Cold & Flu Season

Jan. 23, 2024
In the wake of rising COVID-19 cases, new laws impact how to react.
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OSHA Switches from Hard Hats to Safety Helmets

OSHA Switches from Hard Hats to Safety Helmets

Dec. 12, 2023
OSHA said modern safety helmets can offer employees better protection while doing inspections.
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EEOC Proposes Sweeping Employer Guidance

Dec. 8, 2023
Transgender harassment is detailed in the new document.
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OSHA Seeks to Add Union Reps to Inspections

Nov. 15, 2023
Agency also announces alliance with NLRB to promote unionization.


EBook Library & Digital Editions

Editorial eBook: Francis Scott Key Bridge Collapse

April 10, 2024
Experts from EBM publications writing about road infrastructure, industrial safety, manufacturing leadership, commercial trucking and construction equipment share insights into...
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Regulatory Update: DOL's New Initiative to Protect Workers from Silica Exposure
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EEOC Refreshes Visual Disabilities Guidance

Sept. 6, 2023
New advice covers what employers can and cannot do.
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So You Think You Know a Lot about OSHA? (Quiz)

Aug. 29, 2023
Time for another quiz to see how much you know about the latest rules, regulations and news from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
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OSHA Announces Heat Hazard Alert

July 28, 2023
The government is stepping up efforts as extreme heat dangers workers across the nation.
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Regulatory Update: Supreme Court’s Business Impact Grows

July 24, 2023
Two decisions define undue hardship and expand out-of-state liability.