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February 28, 2020

OSHA Asks 2nd Circuit To Scrap OSHRC’s New Test For ‘Repeat’ Violations

January 31, 2020 at 4:20 PM
A federal appeals court is slated to hear arguments this spring in a case in which OSHA is challenging a decision by its review panel that raised the bar for when the agency can cite a company for “repeat” violations of workplace safety requirements and impose stricter penalties than for non-repeat “serious” violations. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit in a Jan. 7 order announced that it will hold April 1 arguments in Secretary of Labor v....

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