Compliance / Occupational Safety

Q&A with United Steelworkers safety and health expert

ISHN engages Jim Frederick, assistant director of health, safety and environment department, United Steelworkers

December 11, 2012
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Can OSHA survive annual budget cuts of 8% as projected in the cliff scenario? Like any organization, budget cuts at OSHA will be difficult.  Cuts to OSHA are likely to have a disproportionate effect on workers in small workplaces, workers with English as a second language and non-union workers.  All workers have the right to a safe workplace and OSHA’s job is to make certain that workplaces are safe from recognized hazards.

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