Special Reports

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Retrieved from: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
 
Employers are responsible for providing a safe and healthful workplace for their employees. OSHA’s role is to assure the safety and health of America’s employees by setting and enforcing standards; providing training, outreach and education; establishing partnerships; and encouraging …

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Retrieved from: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
 
Aerial lifts are often used in shipyards and boatyards when erection of staging is impractical. These boomsupported personnel platforms and bucket trucks (i.e., cherry pickers) may cause worker injuries or deaths. Boom failure, tip-over, falls and ejection may occur …

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Retrieved from: Occupational Safety & Health Administration
 
This regulation applies to you only if you have received a citation from OSHA during an inspection. (Procedures in States with OSHA-approved State Plans may differ.

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Retrieved from: American Industrial Hygiene Association
 
On behalf of the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) I am writing to request that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reconsider the most recent notice in the semi-annual regulatory agenda that places hearing conservation programs for construction workers …

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Retrieved from: American Industrial Hygiene Association
 
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) recognize the benefits of a collaborative partnership to improve occupational health and safety conditions at workplaces throughout the United States. NIOSH and AIHA hereby …

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Retrieved from: American Industrial Hygiene Association
 
The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), as a result of its biennial membership survey, projects the top public policy issues of concern to AIHA members and the occupational and environmental health and safety (OEHS) profession over the next two years.
The …

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Retrieved from: American Industrial Hygiene Association
 
Typically, two Deputy Assistant Secretaries of OSHA are appointed. One Deputy Assistant Secretary serves as the political person, and this is the position to which Barab has been appointed. This position does not require Senate confirmation. Barab will assume the …

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Retrieved from: American Industrial Hygiene Association
 
AIHA agrees the proposed modifications to the HCS will improve the quality and consistency of hazard communication information provided to employers and employees. Standardized label elements will make hazard identification easier and the use of pictograms will be helpful in …

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Retrieved from: American Industrial Hygiene Association
 
Workplace violence continues to be a serious problem in the United States. Research by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the U.S. Department of Justice revealed that workplace violence is the second leading cause of traumatic …

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Retrieved from: American Industrial Hygiene Association
 
The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) is the largest association of industrial hygiene and occupational and environmental health professionals in the United States. Its members are dedicated to improving the health and safety of working people and communities in the …

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