July 6, 2020
AFL-CIO Asks Full D.C. Circuit To Take Up Suit Seeking COVID-19 ETS
The AFL-CIO is asking the full U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to review a three-judge panel’s decision rejecting its bid to force OSHA to craft an emergency temporary standard (ETS) for the COVID-19 pandemic, saying the panel judges “wholly failed to consider” several issues in their two-page ruling. In a June 18 petition for en banc rehearing, the union says the D.C. Circuit panel that considered its suit improperly deferred to OSHA’s decision not...
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