OSHA ETS, General Duty, and 300A Log Updates
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OSHA ETS, General Duty, and 300A Log Updates

The United States Supreme Court blocked OSHA’s Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) related to COVID vaccine mandates last week. However, OSHA’s General Duty Clause is still broadly applicable and being enforced. Over 18,000 complaints have been filed and over $4 million dollars in fines have been assessed against employers when workers were found not adequately protected…

It’s Time for the Great Retention
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It’s Time for the Great Retention

Everything we have experienced since March 2020 has irreparably changed us, and we’ll continue to see that impact indefinitely in the workplace. Employers spent much time experiencing the Great Resignation in 2021. Now it’s time to pivot to solutions and evolve into an environment focused on retention. As Albert Einstein once said, “Life is like…

CDC Shortens Isolation and Quarantine Periods
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CDC Shortens Isolation and Quarantine Periods

Given what we currently know about COVID-19 and the Omicron variant, CDC is shortening the recommended time for isolation from 10 days for people with COVID-19 to 5 days, if asymptomatic, followed by 5 days of wearing a mask when around others. The change is motivated by science demonstrating that the majority of SARS-CoV-2 transmission…