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New Federal COVID-19 Safety Rules Exempt Most Employers, The Associated Press

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Partner Jon Snare was quoted in The Associated Press after the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued important updates to its COVID-19 emergency temporary standards. According to the article, the US Department of Labor issued new safety guidance for healthcare workers as other workplaces see a relaxing of previous recommendations. Jon said that OSHA must prove “grave danger” when issuing emergency temporary standards, which may be harder to do as the pandemic starts to recede.

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