TITLE

OSHA ergonomics cause for alarm

PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Tire Business;2/26/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 23, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the ergonomics rule established by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration in the U.S. Need of the tire dealers to be informed about the standard requirements; Industry associations blocking the enforcement of the regulation; Support of the United Steel Workers of America on the standard.
ACCESSION #
7277218

 

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