OSHA Issues Further Guidance Regarding COVID-19

  • Feb 2, 2021
  • OSHA
  • Grant S. Gibeau

Late last week, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (“OSHA”) issued additional guidance regarding COVID-19 safety in the workplace, following a January 21, 2021 Executive Order from President Biden ordering the Administration to release updated ...

Lack of Training Dominates OSHA’s “Most Cited” List

  • May 10, 2018
  • OSHA
  • Dennis J. Merley

While Minnesota’s Occupational and Health Administration (MNOSHA) is known to focus on hazardous working conditions, a surprisingly large percentage of citations they issue to employers relate to safety-program failures most could fairly easily avoid. Often ...

OSHA Delays Anti-Retaliation Enforcement Until Dec. 1

  • Nov 7, 2016
  • OSHA
  • Scott D. Blake

OSHA is delaying enforcement of a final rule prohibiting employers from retaliating against employees who self-report work-related injuries and illnesses, but only until December 1, 2016. This leaves just a small window of opportunity for ...