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- OSHA's `ergo' regulation draws f/s opposition. // FoodService Director;04/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p26
States that the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued a proposed workplace ergonomic standards for the foodservice industry. Causes of musculoskeletal disorders; Information on the proposal on adding new technology to prevent disorders; Comments from the...
- Henshaw and Howard: Reform of OSHA is likely. // Hospital Home Health;Mar2009, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p29
The article reports on the significant change that will be experienced by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) under President Barack Obama's administration as predicted by former OSHA and National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) heads John Henshaw...
- New Ergonomics Twist for OSHA. Dunn, Kelly // Workforce;Jan2000, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p19
Discusses the national ergonomics standards proposed by the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration for American businesses. Definition of ergonomics; Benefits of the proposal; Features of the proposal.
- Congress clears two OSHA bills; three more in pipeline. Barlas, Stephen // Underground Construction;Aug98, Vol. 53 Issue 8, p5
Reports on the United States Congress' passage of reform bills for the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Bill sponsor Cass Bellenger's intentions to focus on bills that encourage employers to do voluntary health and safety audits; Proposed conditions in allowing OSHA to...
- Ever-changing guidelines keep OSHA trainers busy. Fitting, Beth // Business Journal (Central New York);9/13/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p9
Reports the ergonomics regulation promulgated by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) in Syracuse, New York. Delays in the issuance of the standards; Issues on the enforcement of the ergonomic issues; Authorization given to senior field engineer Robert D. Weller on OSHA...
- Tracking Work-Related Hearing Loss. Megerson, Susan C. // ASHA Leader;2/4/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p1
Focuses on the plans of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration to promulgate regulations for preventing occupational hearing loss. Provision of guidance for identifying potentially hazardous noise; Incidence of work-related hearing loss; Guidelines for reporting work-related...
- OSHA declines to delay ergonomics grandfathering application deadline. // AHA News;01/15/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p2
Reports on the decision of the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration to push through with its January 16, 2001 deadline on ergonomic practices for grandfathering. Reactions from hospitals.
- OSHA prepares initiatives to protect Hispanic workers. // American Nurseryman;4/15/2002, Vol. 195 Issue 8, p18
Reports on the initiatives of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to protect Hispanic workers in the U.S. Fatality rate of Hispanics in the workplace; Establishment of the Hispanic Workers Task Force; Development of national clearinghouses for training programs.
- Pending ergonomics regulations shed light on a costly problem. Van Yoder, Steven // Paint & Coatings Industry;Jul99, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p92
Examines the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration Administration's proposed ergonomic regulation package. Implications of the ergonomic regulation package on the paint and coatings industry.