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OSHA Focuses Inspection Efforts on Ergonomics & Process Safety Management in High Hazard & Health Workplace Industries (*See Lists Below)
OSHA is adding yet another Regional Emphasis Program (REP) to their list of already active inspection programs. The most recent REP has an effective date of January 25, 2016 and will last through (at a minimum, September 30, 2016). Though this will likely be renewed for a longer time frame. Below are the two main areas of emphasis you need to be educated on regarding this new emphasis program