Posts Tagged ‘occupational health’

Aug
2013
27

OSHA Announces Important New Standards for Limiting Silica Dust, Forms Alliance to Better Enable Women in Construction

  After years of stalled attempts and worker protests, OSHA finally put forward new standards for Silica Dust, a move that the agency says will prevent hundreds of annual deaths and illnesses in the construction industry. ¬†The two-part proposal will tackle limits for Silica Dust in the construction industry and create standards for the...