The latest issue of our weekly Workplace Safety and Health newsletter is available for viewing and contains the following articles:
Judge Questions Proposed Settlement with Coal Company. “Who will guard the guardians?” is the question an administrative law judge (ALJ) raised in a May 13 order denying a Labor Department motion to gain approval of a settlement that had been reached with an Illinois coal producer.
Proposals to Change Whistleblower Law Could Increase
Litigation. OSHA wants to provide better protection for workers who report safety concerns, urging changes in the OSH Act that may increase the amount of whistleblower litigation.
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