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Senators look to 'cement' OSHA's Voluntary Protection Programs

Senators look to 'cement' OSHA's Voluntary Protection Programs
The proposed legislation would signify a long-term commitment to OSHA's program, which recognizes worksites that exhibit “outstanding” efforts by employers and employees to achieve “exemplary” occupational safety and health performance. To be …
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Facing time: Will criminal prosecutions under the OSH Act become more common?
Agencies such as OSHA and DOJ will benefit from pooling their resources because employers who violate workplace safety and health rules are likely violating other federal statutes that may carry heftier fines, government officials claim. Federal
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Environmentally sound spill containment
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