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July 6, 2020

As Workplaces Reopen, OSHA Ramps Up Release Of COVID-19 Guides

June 17, 2020 at 1:52 PM
OSHA is ramping up release of several new guidance documents to aid employers in preventing COVID-19 infections as they reopen following states’ relaxation of limits on in-person gatherings and businesses, adding to the agency’s approach of using non-binding guides rather than binding rules to target the virus. While OSHA is still declining to issue new enforceable rules for COVID-19 prevention -- and recently won a court fight seeking such standards -- the new guides urge companies to craft plans for...

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