Notable proposed fines
Happening this week
Below is a count of how many days recent OSHA proposals have been under review, as of Dec. 2:
|# of Days||OSHA Proposal|
|523||Electric power transmission and distribution; electrical protective equipment (final rule)|
|23||Process Safety Management and prevention of major chemical accidents (prerule)|
The Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs – part of the White House’s 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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