The latest semiannual regulatory agenda lists confined spaces, crane operator qualifications and beryllium as OSHA rules to be published in 2015.
OSHA is scheduled to host a Twitter chat next week on its new injury reporting and recordkeeping requirements.
Safety standards are weakened when small businesses are left out of the rulemaking process, a new report warns.
Notable proposed fines
$156,310 to a stone fabricator in Texas for exposing workers to crushing hazards
Happening this week
Dec. 2 – Deadline to submit request to speak at a Dec. 10 National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health meeting
Dec. 3 and 4 – Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health meeting
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