OSHA Kicks Off National Emphasis Program

Bergeson, Lynn L.
November 2009
Pollution Engineering;Nov2009, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p15
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the inauguration of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) on its National Emphasis Program (NEP) which concentrates on the compliance of Process Safety Management (PSM) standard. It states that NEP will inspect petroleum refineries included in the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) 324110. It cites that the importance of NEP is the increased inspections of petroleum refining facilities in the region.


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