New safety program cuts OSHA visits

Shanoff, Barry S.
March 1998
World Wastes;Mar1998, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p10
Trade Publication
Reports that the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will eliminate visits to companies that implement its Cooperative Compliance Program (CCP). Requirement for states that operate their own OSHA-type programs to create similar campaigns; Used of workers' compensation data to identify the `worst' sites; Defects in OSHA's system of using data on lost workdays due to injury and illness.


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