OSHA’s Noise Proposal Prompts Questions

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Sid Shapiro is one of the country’s leading experts in administrative procedure and regulatory policy. He has written six books, contributed chapters to seven additional books, authored or coauthored over fifty articles, and is currently working on a book on administrative accountability.

Some industry officials are expressing concern about the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Oct. 19 proposed reinterpretation of its noise protection standards, with some saying OSHA should conduct a formal rulemaking to make the change. Read the full story »