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Industry Expects OSHA Scrapped 'Lockout' Update Given Lack Of Hearing

September 12, 2018
A plastics industry attorney expects that the Trump administration will not advance an Obama-era plan to expand when OSHA's safety standard applies to power equipment that is shut off during repair work, noting that OSHA did not hold a required hearing on the change, and that the agency may instead seek changes to ease the burdens of the existing rule. Lawrence Halprin, a lawyer with Keller and Heckman LLP, says OSHA never granted his January 2017 request, lodged on behalf...


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