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- Needlestick injuries a priority. Finnegan, Lisa // Occupational Hazards;Dec98, Vol. 60 Issue 12, p11
Reports on a provision included in the United States Labor Department's 1999 omnibus spending bill, which states that the reduction of needlestick injuries should become an agency priority. Requirement to record needlestick and other injuries from sharp instruments on US Occupational Safety and...
- Labor Department hikes safety violation fine. // Business Insurance;6/27/94, Vol. 28 Issue 26, p60
Reports on the United States Department of Labor's decision to increase the fine for employers found guilty of serious willful job safety violations. Reason for the increase.
- CONTRACTOR: OSHA'S OUT TO GET US. Daniels, Stephen H. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;06/14/99, Vol. 242 Issue 23, p20
Unveils the view of Southern Pan Services Co. against the United States (US) Department of Labor's proposed penalty for fall protection violations. Remarks from Gerry Harkins, general manager of the firm; Two citations against Southern Pan in connection with a September 1996 accident; Comments...
- Rules and Regulations: DEPARTMENT OF LABOR. // Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;2/14/2014, Vol. 79 Issue 31, p8855
The article presents a final rule relating to revision of agreement issued by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) of the Department of Labor (DOL). It states that this measure modifies the Operational Status Agreement between OSHA and the Hawaii State Plan. It announces...
- New Directive to Protect Residential Building Construction Workers. // Professional Safety;Mar2011, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p28
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has issued a directive to improve the protection and safety of construction workers against residential building construction accidents such as fall-related deaths, in which all construction workers should comply with the standard.
- OSHA Withdraws Two Proposals. // Official Board Markets;2/12/2011, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p1
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has withdrawn its proposals related to occupational noise standards and the columns for work-related musculoskeletal disorders on employer injury and illness logs.
- U.S. Chamber's whining about proposed OSHA rules is misguided. Miller // New Hampshire Business Review;12/03/99, Vol. 20 Issue 26, p9
Criticizes business groups' opposition over the rules proposed by the United States Department of Labor to protect workers from disabling workplace injuries. Legal action threat by business groups; US Chamber of Commerce's complaints about the cost of complying with the rules.
- OSHA Introduces New Strategic Plan. // EHS Today;May2010, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p15
The article discusses the Department of Labor (DOL) Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2010-2016, which focuses on promoting workplace safety and health with plans to strengthen enforcement capabilities, reduce fatalities through maintaining a strong outreach and education programs that is expected...
- ON THE HILL. // Modern Casting;Nov2016, p29
The article announces the completion of two rules by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the lawsuit filed by business groups to block the U.S. Department of Labor's rule will more than double the salary threshold for overtime exemption under the Fair Labor Standards Act.