Inside OSHA

December 9, 2022

Lawmakers Spar Over Vaccine Rule’s Impacts Amid Supply-Chain Crunch

October 29, 2021 at 5:04 PM
House members used recent hearings on COVID-19 issues to raise competing claims on OSHA’s impending vaccination standard, with Republicans arguing that the rule could exacerbate supply chain shortages and other economic fallout from the pandemic while Democrats said the agency must take a strict approach to protect workers. Expectations are gathering that OSHA will release its emergency temporary standard (ETS) for COVID-19 vaccination the week of Nov. 1, and GOP members of the House Education and Labor Committee laid out...

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