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Occupational Safety and Health

Workplace Injury Reports to Go Online

Feb 5, 2014 Analysis

OSHA proposes requirement for employers to submit injury and illness reports electronically.

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Despite Corporate Efforts, Labor Standards Remain Stagnant

Jan 29, 2014 PPR News

PPR seminar focuses on the failure of private action to improve factory working conditions.

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Dangerous Dust and Deadly Delay: OSHA’s Proposed Silica Rule

Nov 26, 2013 Opinion

Cost-effective workplace safety rule would save 700 lives a year.

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Taking Targeted Immunity Statutes Seriously

Sep 16, 2013 Opinion

Recent Supreme Court rulings provide insight into variable tort litigation outcomes.

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Regulating Labor

Sep 2, 2013 News

RegBlog commemorates Labor Day by highlighting connections between regulation and employment.

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What Should the New OIRA Administrator Do?

Jul 3, 2013 News

Now that Howard Shelanski is confirmed, he faces choices about his priorities.

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Regulating by Reference

July 1, 2013 - July 2, 2013 Series

RegBlog features an examination of "incorporation by reference" by legal experts on regulation and administrative law.

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Shifting OSHA’s Priorities to Protect Public Health

Apr 22, 2013 Analysis

Agency needs "wake-up call" on chemical hazards, says PPR's Adam Finkel.

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Updating OSHA Inspection Policies

Apr 4, 2013 Opinion

Using predictive targeting could better identify firms with the biggest risks to workers.

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Defense Department Amends Rules to “Match Reality” for Women in Combat

Jan 25, 2013 News

Rule restricting women's role in direct combat will be formally lifted.

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