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DOT Publishes Proposed Changes To Hours Of Service Regulations For Commercial Motor Vehicle Drivers
The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published this week a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) on changes to "hours of service"
United States
20 Aug 2019
New Cal/OSHA Emergency Regulation To Protect Workers From Wildfire Smoke
Cal/OSHA's new emergency regulation for workers exposed to wildfire smoke creates new obligations for many employers.
United States
7 Aug 2019
Cool For The Summer
As the mercury rises, California employers must comply with regulatory requirements to keep their employees cool.
United States
25 Jul 2019
Emergency Regulation Approved! Electronic Submission Of CY 2017 Form 300A Required By December 31, 2018 For California Employers
Seyfarth Synopsis: On November 6, 2018, the California Office of Administrative Law approved Cal/OSHA's emergency regulation for the electronic submission of CY 2017 Form 300A...
United States
12 Nov 2018
Attention California Employers! Cal/OSHA Issues Notice Of Emergency Regulation For Electronic Submission Of CY 2017 Form 300A By December 31, 2018
Seyfarth Synopsis: CalOSHA published a news release TODAY, on a new emergency regulation for the electronic submission of CY 2017 Form 300A on Occupational Injuries and Illnesses.
United States
1 Nov 2018
Sixth Circuit Denies Review Of Judgment Favoring Former Employee In Retaliation Claim Under The Mine Act
The Sixth Circuit recently upheld an administrative decision in favor of a miner's whistleblower complaint, further underscoring the need for mine operators to implement strong anti-retaliation policies and keep detailed supporting records of internal investigations and employment-related decisions.
United States
11 Oct 2018
California Enacts New Record-Keeping Mandates In Response To Changing Federal Program
Last week, Governor Brown signed into law Assembly Bill No. 2334, Occupational Injuries and Illness, Employer Reporting Requirements, and Electronic Submission.
United States
4 Oct 2018
MSHA Issues RFI For Safety Improvement Technologies And Belt Conveyors
MSHA just announced a Request for Information (RFI) on safety improvement technologies for mobile equipment and for belt conveyors, both at surface mines. 83 Fed. Reg. 29716 (June 26, 2018).
United States
9 Jul 2018
Operators Beware! MSHA Issues Final Rule On Examinations Of Working Places In Metal And Nonmetal Mines
MSHA just announced its Final Rule on Examinations of Working Places in Metal and Nonmetal Mines. 83 Fed. Reg. 15055 (April 9, 2018).
United States
11 Apr 2018
California Hotel Workers Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention Regulation To Take Effect July 1, 2018
On March 9, 2018, the California Office of Administrative Law approved the new regulation that will require hotels and other lodging establishments ...
United States
16 Mar 2018
Update From The Midwinter Meeting Of The ABA Occupational Safety And Health Law Committee
Ann Rosenthal, Associate Solicitor for the Occupational Safety and Health Division, delivered remarks from the Solicitor's Office and stressed that the change in administrations would not lessen enforcement efforts by OSHA.
United States
2 Mar 2018
Cal/OSHA Drafts Rules For The Marijuana/Cannabis Industry And Heat Illness Prevention In Indoor Places Of Employment
At the meeting, the public had an opportunity to provide input on a revised discussion draft developed in consideration of the comments received on a previous discussion draft.
United States
12 Feb 2018
Cal/OSHA Drafts Rules For Workplace Violence Prevention In General Industry
The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH) recently held an advisory meeting on the Agency's draft rules for Workplace Violence Prevention in General Industry.
United States
8 Feb 2018
OSHA Accepting 2016 Electronically Submitted Injury, Illness Reports Through December 31 AND Intends To Significantly Revise The Rule
OSHA's has indicated in a news release that it "will continue accepting 2016 OSHA Form 300A data through the Injury Tracking Application (ITA) until midnight on December 31, 2017."
United States
21 Dec 2017
OSHA Intends To "Reconsider, Revise, Or Remove Portions" Of Injury And Illness E-Reporting Rule Next Year
OSHA's has indicated in a news release that it "intends to publish a notice of proposed rulemaking to reconsider, revise, or remove portions" of the "Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries...
United States
4 Dec 2017
OSHA Extends E-Reporting Deadline To December 15, 2017
As most employers probably know by now, OSHA's revised recordkeeping rule requires certain employers to electronically file injury and illness data with OSHA.
United States
24 Nov 2017
Senate Confirms Trump Selection For MSHA
President Trump's selection for Administrator at MSHA has been confirmed this week by the Senate.
United States
20 Nov 2017
OSHA Review Commission Back In Business
The Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission (Review Commission) issued two orders this month — the first we have heard from the Review Commission since April 27, 2017.
United States
26 Oct 2017
DOT Proposes Rulemaking On "Safety Sensitive Positions" In Highway And Rail Transportation
The U.S. Department of Transportation has published an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) on the Evaluation of Safety Sensitive Personnel for Moderate-to-Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea, 47 Fed. Reg. 12642 (March 10, 2016).
United States
21 Mar 2016
Update From The ABA OSHA Conference — Cal-OSHA Developments
A hot topic today is developments in the law of California OSHA. Panel members are discussing the new and controversial rule on expedited proceedings under 8 CCR 373.
United States
16 Mar 2016
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