Inside OSHA

October 20, 2020

Attorneys Welcome Pro-Employer ‘Trend’ In Recent OSHRC Decisions

October 1, 2020 at 4:33 PM
The Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission’s (OSHRC) third unanimous decision in less than a week rejecting an OSHA fine for employers’ alleged failure to install safety equipment is drawing a warm welcome from employer attorneys, with one calling it evidence of a “trend” toward scrutiny of agency enforcement decisions. OSHRC’s Sept. 25 ruling in Secretary of Labor v. Dover High Performance Plastics does not fully vacate OSHA’s enforcement action, as the commission did in two cases earlier that...

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