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Joint responsibility for training temporary workers
Temporary Worker

Date Posted: 01/23/2023

Temporary staffing agencies and the employers that hire temp workers are jointly responsible for providing a safe work environment, including joint responsibility for providing any required training. OSHA could cite both the hiring employer and the staffing agency for violations. The...
When can OSHA enforce chocking on CMV trailers?
Wheel Chocks

Date Posted: 01/16/2023

Most employers know that OSHA requires chocking or securing trailers during loading and unloading, but many ask about an exemption for commercial motor vehicles (CMVs). However, that exemption is so narrow that it may not have much impact. The OSHA regulations in 1910.26(d)...