Below is a count of how many days recent OSHA proposals have been under review, as of March 22:
|# of Days||OSHA Proposal|
|169||Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses (final rule)|
|92||Silica (final rule)|
The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs – part of the White House Office of Management and Budget – reviews proposed regulations. The process is required for most rules before they can move forward, and typically takes 90 days.
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