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Cardinal Sin - Construction Contractor’s Alleged Failure to Abate OSHA Citations Results in Big Penalties

USA - July 23 2021 By ignoring the terms of a settlement agreement it had with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”), a New…

Adam R. Young, Craig B. Simonsen, Daniel R. Birnbaum.

OSHA Revises National Emphasis Program, and Updates Interim Enforcement Response Plan for COVID-19

USA - July 12 2021 OSHA has just revised its National Emphasis Program (NEP) for COVID-19. The NEP was first issued on March 12, 2021, to focus on companies that put…

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

Hear! Hear! Midwest OSHA Region Introduces Regional Emphasis Program for Noise Hazards and Programmed OSHA Inspections at Manufacturers

USA - July 7 2021 OSHA Region V has recently adopted an Instruction to establish a Regional Emphasis Program (REP) for conducting inspections of select manufacturing…

Adam R. Young, Craig B. Simonsen, Daniel R. Birnbaum, James L. Curtis, Patrick D. Joyce.

Hear! Hear! Midwest OSHA Region Introduces Regional Emphasis Program for Noise Hazards and Programmed OSHA Inspections at Manufacturers

USA - July 7 2021 OSHA Region V has recently adopted an Instruction to establish a Regional Emphasis Program (REP) for conducting inspections of…

Adam R. Young, Craig B. Simonsen, Daniel A. Blumenthal, James L. Curtis, Patrick D. Joyce.

Heat Illness and Back to Work — Summer 2021

USA - June 23 2021 As we approach the heat of the summer season and as employers begin to re-open after months of COVID-19 quarantine, workers may be out of shape, out…

Adam R. Young, Brent I. Clark, Craig B. Simonsen, Daniel R. Birnbaum, James L. Curtis, Patrick D. Joyce.