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- RULES 'WOULDN'T HAVE HELPED': Congress overturns OSHA rules, with industry praise. // FoodService Director;04/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p18
Discusses the decision of the United States (U.S.) Congress to overturn the U.S. Occupation Safety and Health Administration's rule requiring food service establishments to retool workplaces and job functions in order to reduce the risk of repetitive motion disorders. Reason for the decision;...
- Sweeping OSHA draft rule mobilizes employer opposition. Allen, Robin Lee // Nation's Restaurant News;02/22/99, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p3
Focuses on the efforts of foodservice operators to stop a pending safety regulation required by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Provisions of the regulation; Establishment of safety programs within the work environment; Disadvantages of the draft.
- Playing by new rules. MacDonald, Julie // Hotel & Motel Management;3/21/94, Vol. 209 Issue 5, p26
Discusses the possible effects of the American federal government's food code on the foodservice operators' safety requirements. US Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) on all hazardous chemicals; Information in MSDS; Suggestions to ensure...
- Researchers raise questions about OSHA's `ergo' plan. // FoodService Director;12/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p18
Reports on the disagreement between the study conducted by the suppliers of the foodservice industry and the proposal of the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). What is required by the proposal of OSHA towards the foodservice industry; Reason behind the conflict;...
- Late-night f/s not bound by OSHA. // FoodService Director;08/15/98, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p28
Reports on the exemption of late-night retail establishments from the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) guidelines to protect foodservice workers and patrons from workplace violence. Steps to reduce the likelihood of work-related injuries; Representative Cass...
- OSHA revising rules on injury records. Bates, Steve // Nation's Business;May97, Vol. 85 Issue 5, p9
Informs that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is revising its regulations on record keeping and disclosure. Possible impact on American companies; Need of businesses to begin keeping safety records; Other rule changes.
- OSHA issues ruling on California hazard communication... // Paint & Coatings Industry;Aug97, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p98
Reports that the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration has approved California's hazard-communication standard. Contents of condition for approval; Importance of federal ruling.
- House clears `ultralight' OSHA bills. Fairley, Peter // Chemical Week;3/25/1998, Vol. 160 Issue 11, p13
Reports on two Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reform bills passed by the House of Representatives in the United States. Supporters of the bill; Threat on the bill by President Bill Clinton administration.
- On Self-Audit Practices: OSHA relaxes safety regs. // FoodService Director;11/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p24
Reports on the policy of the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) stating food service operators who conduct voluntary self-audits will no longer be ordered to turn audit reports over to government inspectors. Previous practice before the policy; Policy in case the...