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Workplace Safety and Health Update - Week of May 18, 2015

  • May 21, 2015

We are pleased to bring you our Workplace Safety and Health Update. With experienced OSHA and MSHA attorneys located strategically throughout the nation, Jackson Lewis is uniquely positioned to serve all of an employer’s workplace safety and health needs.

Fuel Delivery Drivers Found Exempt from Comprehensive Miner Training

A driver for a fuel delivery service that regularly provides fuel to a Minnesota quarry is not a miner subject to comprehensive miner training, an administrative law judge (ALJ) has ruled.

Process Safety Violations Not Time-Barred, Commission Rules

In a decision that drew dissent from one commissioner, the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission has ruled that process safety violations are continual and thus are not subject to the same statute of limitations period as record-keeping infractions.

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