TITLE

TO DEAL WITH THE NEW OSHA STANDARD: OSHA ANSWERS ONLINE

AUTHOR(S)
Grossbauer, Sue
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
FoodService Director;03/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Ergonomic Standard regulation which permits food service directors to go online in 2001. Aim of the OSHA standard; How Jeff Chilton, president of Chilton Consulting Services, viewed the regulation; Why employers turn to software for help in complying with OSHA regulations.
ACCESSION #
4281446

 

Related Articles

  • Ergonomics standard? OSHA hasn't forgotten. Harrington, Lisa H. // Transportation & Distribution;Nov98, Vol. 39 Issue 11, p124 

    Reports on the determination of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to develop a workplace ergonomics standard. Reason cited by OSHA on the need for ergonomics standards; Guiding principles of OSHA; Lesson learned by OSHA from its 1994-1995 attempt to promulgate ergonomics...

  • The OSHA Ergonomics Standard: Status Report. Andres, Robert O. // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Sep2000, Vol. 49 Issue 9, p22 

    Offers a look at the status of the ergonomic standard proposed by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) as of September 2000. Criticisms on the proposed OSHA standard; Elements of the standard that satisfy the requirements for an ergonomics program; Supporters...

  • Insurers, Employers Bash OSHA Ergonomics Proposals. BROSTOFF, STEVEN // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;03/01/99, Vol. 103 Issue 9, p6 

    Reports on the comments of business and insurance groups on the ergonomics standard proposed by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Expected effectivity of the standard; Remarks from OSHA Administrator Charles Jeffress regarding the work-related muscoskeletal...

  • Speak Up or Live with New OSHA Rules. Harrington, Lisa H. // Transportation & Distribution;Mar99, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p104 

    Focuses on the draft ergonomics standard unveiled by the United States Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) on February 19, 1999. Web site for the draft text; Basic elements; Reason for opposing the proposal.

  • OSHA Backpedals on Standard. Knill, Bernie // Material Handling Management;Aug2000, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p28 

    Comments on the objections to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) proposed standard by companies and trade associations in the United States. Elements of the standard's compliance program; Views on one-incident trigger.

  • OSHA Goes Too Far With Ergonomics Rules. Miller, Daniel R. // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;05/08/2000, Vol. 104 Issue 19, p59 

    Focuses on the reaction of employers to the proposed ergonomics standard released by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Alarming provision of the proposed ergonomic standard; Possible impact of the OSHA standard on employers; Evaluation of the ergonomics...

  • Ergo Reg: A Stacked Deck. Knill, Bernie // Material Handling Management;Jun2000, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p34 

    Deals with issues concerning the ergonomics program standard that will be published by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) by the end of 2000. Elements of the ergonomics program for a company involves in warehousing; Industries not covered by the standard;...

  • ASHHRA president: New ergonomics regs could cost health care millions. Runy, Lee Ann // AHA News;04/24/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 16, p1 

    Presents comments from the American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration on the proposed ergonomics regulations by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Impact of the proposal on health care organizations; Estimated cost of implementation of the...

  • OSHA Standard Is A Pain, Employers Say. Maurice, Alex // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;04/12/99, Vol. 103 Issue 15, p11 

    Focuses on the ergonomic standard proposed by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Opposition from insurers and employers; Basic elements of the ergonomic program; What the working draft would require manufacturers.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics