Inside OSHA

June 17, 2021

Workers Appeal Dismissal Of Novel COVID-19 ‘Imminent Danger’ Suit

June 8, 2021 at 7:05 PM
Anonymous workers at a Pennsylvania meat plant who sued OSHA over its decision not to take enforcement action over what they said was an “imminent danger” of COVID-19 infections there are appealing a federal district judge’s dismissal of the case, setting up a rare precedential decision on whether the OSH Act allows such suits. Plaintiffs in Jane Does, et al., v. Scalia, et al. filed a notice of appeal on May 28, indicating that they will ask the U.S...

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