Search Results Archives: October 2012

October 5, 2012

A Regulatory Look Ahead: Slow Moving for OSHA

Editor’s Note:  For the perspective of a former senior career OMB official on regulatory review in the weeks prior to an election, see here.

From EHS Today

Travis Rhoden

Earlier this year, OSHA came out with its first major general industry rule in years: the revision of the Hazard Communication standard to incorporate the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). While there are no other regulations to be finalized this year or early next that are on par with the magnitude of the HazCom/GHS rulemaking, there are a few that employers should keep an eye on.