Businesses in Puerto Rico Advised of New OSHA Guidance for Enforcement of Respirable Crystalline Silica Standards

This summer, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a compliance directive designed to ensure uniformity in inspection and enforcement procedures when addressing respirable crystalline silica exposures in Puerto Rico, and across the United States, for general industry, maritime and construction. –   – Exposure to respirable crystalline silica can cause silicosis, a progressive, disabling and often fatal lung disease. It is also associated with an increased risk for l…

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Businesses in Puerto Rico Advised of New OSHA Guidance for Enforcement of Respirable Crystalline Silica Standards