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OSHA Recommends a Safety and Health Management System — Does Your Business Need One?

USA - August 15 2022 Safety and health management systems (SHMSs) may demonstrate a commitment to improving safety and health outcomes, and reduce legal liabilities. The…

Brent I. Clark, Craig B. Simonsen, Adam R. Young

UPDATED: The U.S. Joins WHO, Declaring Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency

USA - August 4 2022 The WHO and the CDC have updated statements and FAQs on the monkeypox disease, declaring the disease a "Public Health Emergency of International…

Benjamin D. Briggs, Brent I. Clark, James L. Curtis, A. Scott Hecker, Patrick D. Joyce, Craig B. Simonsen, Adam R. Young

WHO Declares Monkeypox Disease a Public Health Emergency of International Concern

USA - July 28 2022 The WHO and the CDC issued statements and FAQs on the monkeypox disease, declaring the disease a "Public Health Emergency of International Concern."…

Brent I. Clark, James L. Curtis, A. Scott Hecker, Patrick D. Joyce, Craig B. Simonsen, Adam R. Young

What a Whopper - Court Finds An “Uncontrolled” HAZWOPER Release Doesn’t Mean “Any Release, No Matter How Small”

USA - June 29 2022 In U.S. Dep’t of Labor v. Tampa Elec. Co., the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit used common sense and reason to find…

James L. Curtis, A. Scott Hecker, Patrick D. Joyce, Craig B. Simonsen, Adam R. Young

“Secondary Safety Role” Relieves Primary Source of Anxiety for Controlling Employers under OSHA’s Multi-Employer Doctrine

USA - June 1 2022 The Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission's Summit decision limits enforcement against controlling employers and defines secondary safety…

Brent I. Clark, James L. Curtis, A. Scott Hecker, Patrick D. Joyce, Melissa A. Ortega, Adam R. Young