McGrath published in Corporate Compliance Insights
Charlotte Litigation Member Peter McGrath was published in Corporate Compliance Insights on September 8. The article titled, "Recent Changes In OSHA Rules and Policies," discusses OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) 's revised penalty policy and requirements to enhance workplace safety. In November 2015, the United States Congress enacted legislation requiring federal agencies to adjust civil penalty policies to account for inflation. The Department of Labor complied with that legislation and adjusted penalties for all of its agencies, including OSHA. OSHA’s new penalty policy took effect August 2, 2016. To read the full article, click here.