Latest OSHA

OSHA Issues Final Rule to Revise Requirements in Safety and Health Standards

May 21, 2019 Government Affairs
OSHA's final rule revises 14 provisions in the recordkeeping, general industry, maritime, and construction standards that may be confusing, outdated, or unnecessary.

OSHA Issues Final Rule to Protect Privacy of Workers under Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Rule

January 29, 2019 Government Affairs
OSHA's action aims to better protect personally identifiable information or data that could be re-identified with an individual by removing provisions of the “Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses” rule.

OSHA Launches Program to Target High Injury and Illness Rates

October 23, 2018 Government Affairs
OSHA's program will target high injury rate establishments in both the manufacturing and non-manufacturing sectors for inspection.

OSHA Proposes Rule to Better Protect Personally Identifiable Information

August 14, 2018 Government Affairs
OSHA's proposed rule aims to better protect personally identifiable information or data that could be re-identified with an individual by removing provisions of the “Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses” rule.

OSHA Fixes Error Dating to 2016 Implementation of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Tracking Regulation

May 23, 2018 Industry News
The regulation requires certain employers to electronically submit injury and illness data that they are already required to record on their onsite OSHA Injury and Illness forms.

OSHA Extends Electronic Reporting Deadline to December 15, 2017

December 4, 2017 Industry News
OSHA requires employers with more than 10 employees to keep a record of serious work-related injuries and illnesses.

ACA Submits Comments to OSHA in Support of Electronic Reporting Deadline Extension

July 17, 2017 Industry News
OSHA's proposed delay would push the electronic reporting compliance date from July 1, 2017, to Dec. 1, 2017.

OSHA Proposes Compliance Date Delay for Electronically Submitting Injury, Illness Reports

June 30, 2017 Industry News
OSHA's proposed delay would push the electronic reporting compliance date from July 1, 2017, to Dec. 1, 2017.

OSHA Updates Safety and Health Programs Recommended Practices

October 25, 2016 Industry News
The recommendations — which are advisory only and do not create any new legal obligations or alter existing obligations created by OSHA standards or regulations — update OSHA’s 1989 guidelines to reflect changes in the economy, workplaces, and evolving safety and health issues.