OSHA Turns Up Enforcement Heat: Safety Strategies You Can Use Now

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The workplace safety enforcement climate is heating up:

  • The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will receive $51 million in extra funding to increase workplace safety enforcement, according to the new DOL budget.
  • OSHA plans to hire 130-160 new inspectors.
  • The Protecting America’s Workers Act, introduced and referred to a House committee in April, aims to expand coverage under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, increase protections for whistleblowers, and increase penalties for certain violators.

Is your organization prepared to face an OSHA inspection? Learn what action you can take NOW.