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NACOSH Panel Eyes Broad Focus For OSHA’s Planned Heat Danger Rule

December 15, 2022 at 6:54 PM
OSHA’s advisors are floating several areas where they could urge the agency to take a broad approach in its upcoming heat danger standard, such as by tailoring protections for a wide range of job conditions and expanding the list of health risks the rule could address. During a Dec. 13 meeting of the National Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health’s (NACOSH) heat workgroup, members summarized tentative conclusions from recent internal discussions, and previewed suggestions for the standard that they...

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