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The latest regulatory news and updates concerning OSHA, MSHA, EPA, consensus standards and other occupational safety and health regulatory concerns.
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OSHA Restructures Regional Operations
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Final Rule Issed on Employee Representation at OSHA Inspections

Highlights

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OSHA

A Joint Effort to Keep Workers Safe

May 21, 2024
How a closer partnership between OSHA and NLRB will strengthen protections for the health and safety of workers.
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OSHA

OSHA Changes Process Safety Management Standard

March 11, 2024
Directive governs the safe use and storage of highly hazardous chemicals.
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EPA

EPA Strengthens Safety Standards to Protect At-Risk Communities from Chemical Accidents

March 4, 2024
The final rule includes revisions to improve chemical process safety, to assist in planning, preparing for, and responding to accidents, and to increase public awareness of chemical...
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Safety Leadership

When End-of-Shift Means End-of-Life

Feb. 23, 2024
Millions of people worldwide are dying on the job every year, and it’s only getting worse.
Safety

What's Ahead for Workplace Safety in 2024

Jan. 25, 2024
In this podcast, the editors of EHS Today provide an update on the latest regulations from OSHA and the DOL, as well as a look at mental health awareness in the workplace.

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2024 Guide to Construction Safety

June 7, 2024
Everything you need to know to keep workers safe, from working at heights, to summer heat to mental fitness.
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OSHA Switches from Hard Hats to Safety Helmets
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Regulatory Update: EEOC Unveils Strategic Plan

Oct. 24, 2023
Employers can expect to see greater stress on enforcement efforts.
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Regulatory Update: EEOC Acts Against AI in Hiring

Oct. 9, 2023
Lawsuit settlement seen as a warning to employers.
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OSHA Requires Employers to Keep More Records

Sept. 29, 2023
Agency will use the data to target what it deems high-risk employers.
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Regulatory Update: DOL's New Initiative to Protect Workers from Silica Exposure
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Regulatory Update: OSHA Launches Initiative to Protect Workers from Silica Exposure

Sept. 28, 2023
“Many workers in the engineering stone industry are experiencing illnesses so severe that they’re unable to breathe — much less work a full shift — because of their exposure to...