Category Archives: OSHA

OSHA’s Big Summer: Massive Penalty Increases, Anti-Retaliation Compliance, and Electronic Reporting

by John S. Gannon Over the past few months, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced a number of regulatory changes that may have slipped under your radar.  Not surprisingly, none of the changes are favorable to employers. … Continue reading

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New OSHA Rule Will Require Electronic Submission of Workplace Injuries

by John S. Gannon The U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final rule on May 11, 2016, that will require employers to electronically submit worker injury and illness data to the agency starting in 2017.  OSHA explained in … Continue reading

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OSHA Clamping Down on Workplace Violence

by John S. Gannon Did you know that nearly two million Americans are victims of workplace violence each year?  Did you know that homicide is the fourth-leading cause of fatal occupational injuries in the United States, and the leading cause … Continue reading

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