• Proposed Rule Announced to Protect Workers from Extreme Heat

    • By U.S. Department of Labor
    • Added on Jul 09, 2024

    The U.S. Department of Labor has released a proposed rule with the goal of protecting millions of workers from the significant health risks of extreme heat. If finalized, the proposed rule would help protect approximately 36 million workers in indoor and outdoor work settings and substantially reduce heat injuries, illnesses and deaths in the workplace. read more

  • OSHA Announces Policy Change on Monorail Hoists in Construction

    • Added on Jul 19, 2017

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has announced a new enforcement policy that excludes monorail hoists from the requirements of Subpart CC – Cranes and Derricks in Construction, as long as employers meet other OSHA requirements. read more