The National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) will hold a meeting in Washington D.C. on December 12 starting at 9:30 am. NACOSH is comprised of 12 members appointed by the Secretary of Labor who advise, consult with, and make recommendations to the Secretary of Labor on matters relating to safety and health
Complimentary Webinar: Preventing Safety Liability at Multi-Employer Worksites
Multiple employers work together at the same site all the time. So if someone gets hurt or if OSHA knocks, how do you know you have done enough to protect your company? Safety liability can be serious business if you have not taken proper precautions to establish each employer’s roles and duty of care before…
Complimentary Webinar: The Nuances of State Plans
Although state plans are required to be at least as effective as federal OSHA regulations, they can often be stricter, which means you can’t assume that just because your company is in compliance with federal OSHA, that it’s also in compliance with the governing state plan. Carla Gunnin will tackle this topic on April 18th. …
Complimentary Webinar: The Recordkeeping Top Ten
Join Tressi Cordaro and Brad Hammock on December 13th for a complimentary webinar that will give you 10 key steps for ensuring your recordkeeping logs are up-to-date, accurate, and OSHA compliant. More information and the link to register can be found here. We hope to see you there!
Dr. Michaels To Leave OSHA in January
Dr. Michaels, an epidemiologist and professor at George Washington University School of Public Health, was appointed as the 12th Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health in December, 2009. Having served seven years with OSHA, Dr. Michaels is the longest serving Assistant Secretary.
Dr. Michaels recently announced that he would be returning to…
California Summer E-Series Webinar: How to Avoid Cal/OSHA’s Most Commonly Violated Standard and Develop an Effective IIPP
For those of you with operations in California, you don’t want to miss Jackson Lewis’ upcoming complimentary webinar on avoiding Cal/OSHA’s most commonly violated standard and developing an effective Injury and Illness Prevention Program. For details and to register, click here to see the posting on our California Workplace Law Blog.