March 23, 2016

2016 Meeting Papers

Presentations made at the 2016 Midwinter Meeting of the ABA Occupational Safety and Health Law Committee. Papers will open in new windows.

Portfolio of all materials, (PDF, 4MB)

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OSHA Primer

Randy Rabinowitz, Kimberly Robinson and Nelva Smith

Missed Opportunities: How OSHA Should Ensure Worker Safety in the Fissured Workplace

Randy Rabinowitz

Practicing Before the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission: Issues of Ethics, Professionalism and Civility

Hon. Covette Rooney

Can Franchisor (Corporate Entity) and Franchisee be Considered Joint Employers

AI #2016-1: Joint employment under the Fair Labor Standards Act and Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act.

David Weil

OSHA Referred Charges

Anne Purcell

Referring Untimely 11(c) Complainants to the NLRB

Achieving Worker Safety through Criminal Prosecutions

Jennifer A. Whitfield

Worker Health & Safety & Worker Endangerment--A California Approach

Fran Schreiberg

2014-2015 Significant Decisions

Eric Hobbs, Allen Bean, Valerie Butera and Caryn Halifax

Increased Criminal Prosecution of Employers--OSHA/MSHA

Robert D. Kulick

New Developments in Process Safety Management

William J. Wahoff, Greg Dillard, Rick Engler, Ann Rosenthal and Jeff Wanko

Chemical Process Safety and Enforcement Initiatives

Jeff Wanko

Memos: RAGAGEP in Process Safety Management Enforcement | Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Chemicals and Covered Concentrations of Listed Appendix A Chemicals | Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Chemicals and Application of the Retail Exemption (29 CFR 1910.119(a)(2)(i))

Thomas Galassi

Recent Developments in California

Fred Walter

Improving OSH Retaliation Remedies for Workers: A Worksafe Report

Jora Trang

Workplace Violence in Healthcare

Edwin G. Foulke, Jordan Barab, Christine Eskilson, Carla J. Ginn and Stephen Yokich