Monthly Archives: December 2009

UPDATED: OSHA chief – “faster, better decision making”

David Michaels (OSHA bio here) has taken over as assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health, and as such is the nation’s point man for workplace safety. Look for him to have a central role on a host … Continue reading

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OSHA outlines regulatory focus

OSHA this week gave shape to areas of emphasis for the coming months. The summary document, direct from OSHA, can be found here. The agency identified a number of topics it will focus on, including airborne infectious diseases, injury and illness … Continue reading

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