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OSHA Update: Online Injury Filing Now Available

The webpage was built to comply with new record-keeping requirements, which took effect in January 2015.

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OSHA and Independent Electrical Contractors Renew Alliance

Partnership aimed at protecting construction workers from electrical hazards.

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OSHA Postpones Slips, Trips and Falls Regulation

The final rule is now slated for publication in April.

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OSHA Delays Enforcement of Construction Crystalline Silica Standard

OSHA announced recently it will delay enforcing the crystalline silica standard that applies to the construction industry. The final crystalline silica ruling was published in March 2016, with an original enforcement date of June 23, 2017. The enforcement date is now September 23, 2017.

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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 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.

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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.

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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.

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OSHA Fines Increase

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.