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OSHA Postpones Slips, Trips and Falls Regulation

The final rule is now slated for publication in April.

The final rule is now slated for publication in April.

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Crane Operator Qualification Rule

OSHA and the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators have yet to find a resolution on the agency's pending crane operator qual...

OSHA and the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators have yet to find a resolution on the agency's pending crane operator qualifications rule.

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OSHA to Launch New Enforcement Measures

OSHA will place less emphasis on counting the number of inspections it conducts; instead, it has developed a new enforcement weighting system.

OSHA will place less emphasis on counting the number of inspections it conducts; instead, it has developed a new enforcement weighting system.

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Top 10 Serious and Willful OSHA Violations

While data is still preliminary, OSHA's Top Ten Citation List for 2015 reveals trends in serious and willful violations.

While data is still preliminary, OSHA's Top Ten Citation List for 2015 reveals trends in serious and willful violations.

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OSHA Aligns with American Red Cross

OSHA and the American Red Cross renewed their alliance to continue efforts in reducing workplace incidents and protecting workers.

OSHA and the American Red Cross renewed their alliance to continue efforts in reducing workplace incidents and protecting workers.

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OSHA Fines Increase

Penalties may increase by as much as 80%, the first increase since 1990.

Penalties may increase by as much as 80%, the first increase since 1990.

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Final REACH Deadline

As fiscal year 2015 comes to a close, chemical manufacturers and importers prepare for a pending deadline.

As fiscal year 2015 comes to a close, chemical manufacturers and importers prepare for a pending deadline.

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OSHA Revises Eye & Face Protection Standards

Proposed updates would incorporate ANSI best practices.

Proposed updates would incorporate ANSI best practices.

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EPA Revises Hazardous Waste Export-Import Rule

Proposed enhancements to the oversight of hazardous waste shipments were published September, 2015.

Proposed enhancements to the oversight of hazardous waste shipments were published September, 2015.

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UN Releases 6th GHS Revision

Also known as The Purple Book, the standard is used around the world, and more than seventy nations have adopted at least part of it.

Also known as The Purple Book, the standard is used around the world, and more than seventy nations have adopted at least part of it.