Food leaders challenge OSHA
- OSHA could require ergonomics programs. Allen // Nation's Restaurant News;12/06/99, Vol. 33 Issue 49, p1
Reports on the food service industry's opposition to the ergonomics program of the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Requirement of businesses with manufacturing and manual-handling jobs to create basic ergonomics programs; Aim of reducing the number and...
- OSHA cites violations of blood safety rule as use of safer devices increases. Parker, Che // AHA News;5/13/2002, Vol. 38 Issue 18, p8
Reports that the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited several violations of its Bloodborne Pathogens Standard at U.S. hospitals from April 18, 2001 to May 1, 2002. Number of hospitals that have violated the rule; Information on the Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act; List...
- `One size fits all' doesn't fit OSHA, AGC says. // Contractor Magazine;Aug93, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p4
Focuses on the arguments against the `one size fits all' approach of the Comprehensive Occupational Safety & Health Reform Act of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Alleged failure of the act to address safety measures in construction sites; Need for legislation to...
- OSHA, operators to pilot safety test. Zuber, Amy // Nation's Restaurant News;09/30/96, Vol. 30 Issue 38, p1
Reports on plans by restaurant operators and the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to reduce the number of on-the-job accidents in the industry. OSHA's development of pilot programs; Benefits for companies in participating in the programs; Coverage of the programs.
- Considerations in MSDS development. Eckhardt, Bob // Concrete Products;Nov98, Vol. 101 Issue 11, p22
Provides information to hazardous chemical manufacturer or importer on considerations in Material Safety Data Sheet development in compliance with United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) regulations. Definition of terms; Guidelines for MSDS development; Information...
- OSHA's general industry confined space standard may apply to you. Stromme, Mark H. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Mar2003, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p1
Reports on the creation of 29 CFR 1910.146 standard for confined space by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Organization. Identification of the confined space entries for construction employees; Compliance of the contractors with the standard; Application of 29 CFR 1910.146 to...
- Lockout/tagout: Does your plant violate the OSHA requirements? Johnson, Sarah Tobaben // CEE News;May97, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p12
Discusses how US Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) lockout/tagout standard prevents injuries and save lives. Number of lockout/tagout standard violations cited by OSHA; Applicability of the standard; Purpose of the standard; Employee requirements of the standards. INSETS:...
- Untitled. // Occupational Hazards;Sep93, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p21
Reports on the plans by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to revise shipyard regulation standards. Revision based on the recommendations from a shipyard advisory committee; Several subparts expected to be published by the end of 1993; Other contentious issues.
- Small business panel critiques reinvention. Figura, Susannah Zak // Occupational Hazards;Nov96, Vol. 58 Issue 11, p16
Reports on the congressional discussion of the US House Small Business Committee about the effectiveness of the `reinvention' program of Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA). Reinvention program in relation to small businesses.