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Additional OSHA Guidance on COVID-19

OSHA previously issued guidance on preparing workplaces for COVID-19, which we covered on the blog a few weeks ago. The agency has been busy issuing additional materials to guide employers through these uncharted waters. A few recent developments are summarized below: Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements OSHA has confirmed that COVID-19 can be a recordable work-related … Continue Reading

OSHA Approves New Respiratory Fit Testing Protocols

Thank you to my colleague,¬†Jonathan Schaefer,¬†for this post. Jon focuses his practice on environmental compliance counseling, occupational health and safety, permitting, site remediation, and litigation related to federal and state regulatory programs. Today OSHA issued a final rule approving two additional quantitative fit testing protocols for inclusion in appendix A of the Respiratory Protection Standard. … Continue Reading
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