• OSHA Issues Final Rule to Update its General Industry Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection Standards
  • December 7, 2016 | Author: Daniel R. Flynn
  • Law Firm: Leech Tishman - Oak Brook Office
  • Yesterday, November 17, 2016, OSHA issued the final rule to update its general industry Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection standards. According to OSHA’s national news release, the rule “will affect approximately 112 million workers at seven million worksites” and “will prevent 29 fatalities and more than 5,842 injuries annually.”