Inside OSHA

February 28, 2021

CPR Readies Push For OSH Act Reform To Add Private Right Of Action

February 11, 2021 at 6:13 PM
Progressive and safety groups are stepping up their push for Congress to reform the OSH Act, including calling for legislation that would allow workers to sue their employers directly over violations of OSHA standards, seeing Democratic control of Congress and the White House as an opportunity to pass new workplace safety legislation. The Center for Progressive Reform (CPR) think tank on Feb. 9 posted an article arguing that the “new political climate” could open the door to substantial reforms to...

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