JOB SAFETY GUIDELINES: Revised OSHA 'ergo' plan draws foodservice support
- AWAITING STUDY FINDINGS: OSHA ergonomics plan hit as `costly, unnecessary'. // FoodService Director;05/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p28
Reports on the reaction of the foodservice industry leaders on the proposed workplace ergonomics standards of the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Effects of the ergonomics plan; Criticism on the plan.
- Ergonomics Rules on the Horizon. Buzalka, Mike // Food Management;Jun2000, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p14
Reports on the potential impact of the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration's ergonomics standards on food service. Goal of preventing injuries from repetitive motion; Requirement of businesses to establish ergonomics programs; Agency's setting of a deadline for...
- TO DEAL WITH THE NEW OSHA STANDARD: OSHA ANSWERS ONLINE. Grossbauer, Sue // FoodService Director;03/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p130
Reports on the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Ergonomic Standard regulation which permits food service directors to go online in 2001. Aim of the OSHA standard; How Jeff Chilton, president of Chilton Consulting Services, viewed the regulation; Why employers...
- VIEWPOINT: OSHA REGS REVISITED. Pond, James // FoodService Director;6/15/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p32
Comments on the impact of the ergonomic standard issued by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration, on the food service industry. Decision of George W. Bush to repeal the regulation; Effect of the regulation's requirements on the food service sector.
- 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.
- 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...
- 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.
- 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.
- An ergonomics mandate is not the answer. Ewing, Lance // Business Insurance;12/04/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 49, p34
Focuses on the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration's ergonomics mandate. Cooperation needed in addressing the issue; Details of the ergonomics program; Public hearings conducted by the agency.