OSHA’s COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing ETS Stayed by SCOTUS
On Thursday, January 13, 2022, the Supreme Court of the United States stayed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Emergency Temporary Standard. The Court remanded the case to the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
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U.S. Department of Labor announces annual adjustments to OSHA civil penalties
The U.S. Department of Labor announced adjustments to Occupational Safety and Health Administration civil penalty amounts based on cost-of-living adjustments for 2022. OSHA's maximum penalties for serious and other-than-serious violations will increase from $13,653 per violation to $14,502 per violation. The maximum penalty for willful or repeated violations will increase from $136,532 per violation to $145,027 per violation.
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Environmental - Jan 23, 2019
OSHA publishes crystalline silica Frequently Asked Questions for general industry
On Jan. 22, 2019, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released a set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) concernig the agency's final rule regulating occupational exposure to respirable crystalline silica in general industry. For months, the American Foundry Society and National Association of Manufacturers have been working directly with the agency to craft these FAQs to provide metalcasters with additional guidance on key areas of the silica standard's requirements.
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