TITLE

OSHA to Re-evaluate Safety Recognition Program

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Industry Week/IW;Aug2009, Vol. 258 Issue 8, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to reevaluate its Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) and Alliance programs. It cites that the OSHA has failed to address results in a 2004 Government Accountability Office (GAO) report which indicated OSHA's lack of sufficient internal controls to ensure that only qualified worksites participated in its programs. Jordan Barab of OSHA asserts that OSHA has not evaluated the efficacy of its programs.
ACCESSION #
43639608

 

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