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OSHA Expands Reporting Requirements for Fatalities and Severe Injuries
Effective January 1, 2015, new OSHA rules will require all employers under OSHA jurisdiction to notify OSHA of work-related fatalities within 8 hours, and work-related in-patient hospitalizations, amputations or losses of an eye within 24 hours. Previously, OSHA's regulations required an employer to report only work-related fatalities and in-patient hospitalizations of three or more employees.
House Approves "Waters of the US Regulatory Overreach Protection Act"
On Tuesday, September 9, 2014, the U.S. House of Representatives approved H.R. 5078, the "Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act" by a vote of 262-152.
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