OSHA Postpones Enforcement Of Confined Spaces Rule Until October 2

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The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) will postpone enforcement of the new Confined Spaces in Construction standards until Oct. 2. The agency announced the postponement after extension requests indicated that employers need more time for training and necessary equipment purchases. ...

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Bill Curtailing EPA’s Overreaching Clean Power Plan Rule Passes House

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In late June, a bill that allows states to delay compliance with the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) overreaching Clean Power Plan rule, passed the house. The Ratepayer Protection Act of 2015 (H.R. 2042), sponsored by Congressman Ed Whitfield (R-Ky), is aimed at curtailing the negative impac ...

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NAHB Files Challenge To OSHA’s Confined Spaces Rule

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The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has filed a Petition for Review in challenge to the Occupational Safety and health Administration's (OSHA) confined spaces standard. The Confined Spaces standard, issued in May and effective starting in August of this year, requires the following f ...

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