On October 14, 2020, the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) issued Emergency Rules implementing COVID-19 workplace safety requirements for businesses that resume in-person work, including employee training.
Recently, Cal/OSHA issued multiple citations and fined several California employers for not providing effective COVID-19 workplace training outlined in Cal/OSHA Interim Guidelines on Protecting Workers from COVID-19.
COVID-19 Training Citations Valid, Says MIOSHA after Michigan Supreme Court Strikes Down Executive Orders
On October 2, 2020, the Michigan Supreme Court ruled that Governor Whitmer did not have the authority under state law to issue Executive Orders related to COVID-19.
The U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Federal Contract Compliance (OFCCP) recently issued guidance making clear that federal contractors can provide unconscious bias training.
Pending Legislation Provides COVID-19 Safe Workplace Training Payroll Tax Credit Earlier this week, Representative Pete Olson (R-TX) introduced H.B. 8260. If enacted, employers would be
Connecticut Extends Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Deadline to January 1, 2021 Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Connecticut extended its Sexual Harassment Prevention Training deadline to