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Workers face blistering temperatures again, with little federal protection
The Biden Administration ordered OSHA to draw up workplace heat standards. How soon will they be in place?
OSHA expected to issue emergency workplace safety standard
The agency did not set safety rules for COVID-19 under the previous administration.
California's domestic workers push for safety protections in home settings
A measure before the Assembly would eliminate the exclusion of domestic workers from workplace safety law that covers other employees.
Heat exposure can be deadly for farm workers. Now, advocates are asking the feds to step in
Over the past three decades, about 800 workers have died from heat exposure; almost one in five worked in agriculture.