Tag Archives: Musculoskeletal Disorders

Employers Respond to OSHA Proposal That Foreshadows Ergonomics

The employer community led by 19 major employer organizations sent the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) extensive comments to reflect our concerns with the agency’s proposed rulemaking on the recordkeeping of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). As we detail in our comments, despite many years of study and research, the scientific community remains unable to reliably […]

Added: Employer Representative Comments on OSHA’s MSD NPRM

We have added to our documents library the comments by employer groups regarding OSHA’s proposed rulemaking that would require employers to keep records of hard-to-understand “musculoskeletal disorders” — which could be a prelude to ergonomics regulation.