Manufacturers sue OSHA over injury reporting rule

By The Hill

Jul 12, 2016

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The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) is mounting a court challenge against the Labor Department’s new workplace injury and illness rule.

The Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued new requirements in May for manufacturers to report all workplace injuries and illnesses. But industry groups say it would “put a target” on their back.

The NAM filed a lawsuit Friday seeking to block the rule in federal court.

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