New Ergonomics Twist for OSHA
- Ever-changing guidelines keep OSHA trainers busy. Fitting, Beth // Business Journal (Central New York);9/13/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p9
Reports the ergonomics regulation promulgated by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) in Syracuse, New York. Delays in the issuance of the standards; Issues on the enforcement of the ergonomic issues; Authorization given to senior field engineer Robert D. Weller on OSHA...
- OSHA declines to delay ergonomics grandfathering application deadline. // AHA News;01/15/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p2
Reports on the decision of the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration to push through with its January 16, 2001 deadline on ergonomic practices for grandfathering. Reactions from hospitals.
- Pending ergonomics regulations shed light on a costly problem. Van Yoder, Steven // Paint & Coatings Industry;Jul99, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p92
Examines the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration Administration's proposed ergonomic regulation package. Implications of the ergonomic regulation package on the paint and coatings industry.
- An ergonomics mandate is not the answer. Ewing, Lance // Business Insurance;12/04/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 49, p34
Focuses on the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration's ergonomics mandate. Cooperation needed in addressing the issue; Details of the ergonomics program; Public hearings conducted by the agency.
- OSHA won't ban back belts under ergo rule. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Jan2001, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p8
Focuses on the ergonomic rule of Occupational Health and Safety Administration regarding the use of back belts.
- OSHA & ergonomics: What now? // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Dec2001, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p12
Discusses the action plan of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) on ergonomics in the U.S. Deadline set by OSHA; Political value of pursuing a standard to address the ergonomics problems.
- The 'E' word: nothing yet out of OSHA. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Jan2002, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p10
Reports that the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health has not reached a decision regarding its plan on how to proceed with ergonomics.
- OSHA REACHES OUT. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Nov2003, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p28
Reports on the ergonomics-related alliances and initiatives formed by the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration with professional societies, organizations and corporations.
- Five targets for guidelines. // Industrial Safety & Hygiene News;Nov2003, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p30
Identifies industries targeted for future ergonomics guidelines by the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration's ergonomics advisory committee.