Tuesday, September 4, 2012

OSHA Extends Enforcement Rules in Residential Construction

OSHA has decided to extend its temporary enforcement measures in residential construction for 3 more months. This will extend the measures until Dec. 15, 2012. According to the agency, the enforcement rules include priority free on-site compliance aid, penalty reductions, rules to ensure consistency and increased outreach. OSHA also states that it will continue to work withe employers to ensure clarity of compliance policies.