OSHA Public Hearing on COVID-19 Health Care Rulemaking

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On June 21, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published an interim final rule establishing an emergency temporary standard (ETS) to protect healthcare and health care support service workers from occupational exposure to COVID-19 in settings where people with COVID-19 are reasonably expected to be present (86 FR 32376). The ETS took effect […]

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OSHA Public Hearing on COVID-19 Health Care Rulemaking

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On June 21, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published an interim final rule establishing an emergency temporary standard (ETS) to protect healthcare and health care support service workers from occupational exposure to COVID-19 in settings where people with COVID-19 are reasonably expected to be present (86 FR 32376). The ETS took effect […]

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OSHA Public Hearing on COVID-19 Health Care Rulemaking

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On June 21, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published an interim final rule establishing an emergency temporary standard (ETS) to protect healthcare and health care support service workers from occupational exposure to COVID-19 in settings where people with COVID-19 are reasonably expected to be present (86 FR 32376). The ETS took effect […]

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OSHA Seeks Additional Comments on the COVID-19 Healthcare ETS

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Comments are due April 22, 2022 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a Federal Register notice to allow for additional public comments and scheduled an informal public hearing  related to the development of a final standard to protect healthcare and healthcare support service workers from workplace exposure to the COVID-19 virus. On June 21, […]

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OSHA Seeks Additional Comments on the COVID-19 Healthcare ETS

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Comments are due April 22, 2022 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a Federal Register notice to allow for additional public comments and scheduled an informal public hearing  related to the development of a final standard to protect healthcare and healthcare support service workers from workplace exposure to the COVID-19 virus. On June 21, […]

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OSHA Seeks Additional Comments on the COVID-19 Healthcare ETS

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Comments are due April 22, 2022 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a Federal Register notice to allow for additional public comments and scheduled an informal public hearing  related to the development of a final standard to protect healthcare and healthcare support service workers from workplace exposure to the COVID-19 virus. On […]

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OSHA Withdraws Temporary COVID-19 Vaccine-or-Testing Rule

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Agency leaves door open to future permanent standard on COVID vaccination-or-testing The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is withdrawing its emergency temporary standard (ETS) to require all large businesses in the United States to implement a COVID-19 vaccine-or-weekly-testing policy for employees by February 9, 2022. However, OSHA has decided to propose that the make the temporary […]

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OSHA Withdraws Temporary COVID-19 Vaccine-or-Testing Rule

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Agency leaves door open to future permanent standard on COVID vaccination-or-testing The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is withdrawing its emergency temporary standard (ETS) to require all large businesses in the United States to implement a COVID-19 vaccine-or-weekly-testing policy for employees by February 9, 2022. However, OSHA has decided to propose that the make the temporary […]

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OSHA Withdraws Temporary COVID-19 Vaccine-or-Testing Rule

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Agency leaves door open to future permanent standard on COVID vaccination-or-testing The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is withdrawing its emergency temporary standard (ETS) to require all large businesses in the United States to implement a COVID-19 vaccine-or-weekly-testing policy for employees by February 9, 2022. However, OSHA has decided to propose that the make […]

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OSHA’s Vaccination and Testing Mandate Reinstated

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A federal appeals court on Friday reinstated the Biden administration’s coronavirus vaccination policy for large private businesses, reversing an earlier court ruling that had halted the mandate. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) COVID-19  Vaccination and Testing Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) requires all employers with greater than 100 employees either ensure employees are vaccinated […]

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