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OSHA

Proposed Delay
of Compliance
Date

Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses: Proposed Delay of Compliance Date

Grants
Announced for
Safety Training

US Labor Department announces $10.5M funding opportunity to support worker safety and training

QuickTakes
Monthly
Newsletter

Updates on rulings, safety topics, happenings, activities, and programs from OSHA

Rule on
Beryllium
Exposure

Rule would modify standards for construction, shipyard sectors in January 2017 final rule

Workers’ Compensation

Grants for
Employment
Opportunity

$15 million in grants are available to increase participation of people with disabilities

Program to
Monitor Opioid
Usage

New procedures aimed at monitoring and managing opioid prescription usage under Federal Act

Guidelines for
Mediation
Services

Revised Workers' Comp Commission Guidelines for Mediation Services effective July 1, 2017

Commissioners
Appointed to
WCC Office

Robert A. D’Andrea and Brenda Jannotta newest Workers’ Compensation Commissioners.

Employee Benefits

The Basics of
Employee
Benefits

What policies are required? What are not? And what is just a good policy to put into place?

Work Comp
Reduction &
Medical Care

Better medical care will result in fewer treatments and ultimately lower costs for employers

Technology and
Metrics
Underused

Employers aren't taking advantage of tech solutions to make programs more effective

Investment
policy
statements

What employers should include in their investment policy statement to employees

Trucking & Transportation

FMCSA - Our
Roads, Our Safety
Campaign

The FMCSA will educate pedestrians, bicyclists, and drivers on how to improve safety for all.

RITA Training
and Seminar
Schedule

Find a current listing of training opportunities, classes, and seminars sponsored by RITA

RI Transport
Improvement
Program

New projects from RI state agencies, municipalities, organizations, and individuals