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Occupational Safety and Health

How OSHA Can Succeed with the Cards It Is Dealt

Oct 3, 2016 Opinion

Despite its wide-ranging capabilities, OSHA has often let its detractors have their way. To combat this, it should enlist partners in all..

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3D Printers Bring Regulation into the Living Room

Sep 20, 2016 Analysis

Scholars contemplate the health and safety risks of home manufacturing.

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If We Can Fix TSCA, We Can Fix the OSH Act

Sep 12, 2016 Opinion

President Obama recently signed toxics reform; now it is time to fix workplace safety law, too.

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Is OSHA Burying Its Head in the Sand with Proposed Silica Rule?

May 5, 2015 Analysis

Scholars argue that OSHA’s proposed silica regulations are too demanding, inflexible.

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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.


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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