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U.S. Department of Labor Launches Annual Summer Campaign to Prevent Heat-Related Illnesses

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced the launch of its annual Campaign to Prevent Heat Illness in Outdoor Workers. For the fourth consecutive year, OSHA’s campaign aims to raise awareness and educate workers and employers about the dangers of working in hot weather and provide resources and guidance […]

OSHA Contemplates Costly Change to Occupational Noise Standards

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a proposed interpretation of an employer’s obligations regarding employee exposure to occupational noise.  Specifically, OSHA seeks to clarify the meaning of the word “feasible” as used in OSHA’s occupational noise standards.  For many years OSHA defined “feasible” in an economic, cost-sensitive way, so that employers are allowed […]