Archives for July 2017

OSHA Amends Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Protective Equipment Standards

To provide workers with greater protections from slip, trip, and fall hazards, OSHA has published a final rule revising and updating the general industry Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Protective Equipment (Fall Protection Systems) standards, effective as of July 6, 2017 In the technical amendments to the regulation, final subpart D… Read more

Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter attends roundtable with Congressman Smucker and Chairwoman Foxx

On July 17, 2017, the Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter attended a roundtable discussion with Congressman Lloyd Smucker (PA-13) and Congresswoman Virginia Fox (NC-5) in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Congressman Smucker, who represents constituents in Lancaster, Berks and Chester Counties, serves on the US House Committee on the Budget, the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure,… Read more