Tag Archives: David Michaels

OSHA penalty increase pinches industry

By Joe Lanane The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will beef up its penalties Oct. 1, prompting some in the construction industry to question whether the agency’s focus is on safety or money. OSHA’s revised system for calculating penalties comes ...

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Industry spots citation changes in mining bill

By Bill Clements Special to The Daily Reporter A national builders association is accusing OSHA of hiding citation penalty and construction enforcement changes in a federal bill for the mining industry. But the Occupational Safety and Health Administration counters the ...

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