From the monthly archives: October 2017

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OSHA issues Interim Silica Compliance Guidance for stricter enforcement on October 23

10/20/2017 4:22 PM
OSHA has issued a memo regarding interim enforcement of the revised silica standard for construction. The final directive has not been issued and this does not replace it. As OSHA noted when it was disseminated ...
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Apprenticeship ratio measure highlighted in Forbes.com article

10/19/2017 8:57 AM
An October 18 Forbes.com article on expanding apprenticeship highlights the journey worker-to-apprenticeship ratio legislation, backed by ABCWI, that would allow apprenticeship trainers to employ more apprentices.  The article places particular attention to the Wisconsin’s ratios ... 
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OSHA Launches Electronic Portal for Injury and Illness Records

10/6/2017 7:51 AM
On Aug. 1, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) launched the Injury Tracking Application, which is the web-based form employers can use to submit their injury and illness data. The launch comes right after OSHA closed the comment period on delaying the electronic reporting portion of the final rule
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