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Transportation industry asks OSHA for whistleblower improvements

(Source: Bloomberg News, June 13, 2018)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Raising awareness of OSHA’s whistleblower rules would improve the agency’s enforcement of laws banning retaliation against employees in the rail and trucking industries, business and worker representatives said. At issue is the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s plan to upgrade its whistleblower protection program. On June 12, at the Department of Labor headquarters in Washington, OSHA took its first step under the Trump administration, holding a session where transportation industry and labor representatives made their cases.

Full story: Transport Topics

Thursday, June 14, 2018

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