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OSHA To Raise Civil Penalties For Safety Violations

With 12 short months remaining before the next presidential election, OSHA and the Obama administration are in a mad scramble to finish issuing new rulings on a wide range of safety issues ranging from silica and combustible dust to record keeping. Only time will tell how these agenda items will fare, but one thing is certain—OSHA will start issuing stiffer civil penalties in the not-so-distant future.

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Did You Know?

That any fall protection system must be engineered for two times the applied load in the event of a fall?