OSHA Issues Interim Guidance for Inspectors as Silica Rule Goes Into Full Effect

Full implementation of the new silica rule began today, Oct. 23, and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has now issued additional “interim” enforcement guidance for regional OSHA administrators. A final compliance directive is under review and not yet released.

Earlier this month, we spoke with home building safety compliance specialist Dan Johnson for advice on complying with the new standard, which has far-reaching effects on the worksite…read more