• OSHA’s Proposed New Interpretation of Occupational Noise Standards Could Dramatically Increase the Obligations of Employers
  • December 10, 2010 | Authors: Michael W. Johnston; Samuel M. Matchett
  • Law Firm: King & Spalding LLP - Atlanta Office
  • On October 19, 2010, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published notice in the Federal Register of its proposed interpretation of the term “feasible administrative or engineering controls” as used in the general industry and construction industry noise standards (29 CFR 1910.95 and 1926.52) and its intent to modify its current enforcement policy in accordance with the interpretation.