Ergonomics Foe Wins Close Vote

Nash, James L.
December 2001
Occupational Hazards;Dec2001, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p16
Reports the Senate approval of the nomination of Eugene Scalia as the top lawyer for the United States Department of Labor (DOL). Rejection of the ergonomics rule of Scalia by the Congress; Occurrence of labor opposition to Scalia; Responsibilities of Scalia in DOL.


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