Is OSHA Enforcing an Invalidly Adopted and Subsequently Lapsed Amendment to its Lockout/Tagout Standard?

Date: Apr 24, 2003

Keller and Heckman comments to OMB objecting to OSHA's request for continued OMB approval of the paperwork requirements of OSHA's Lockout/Tagout Standard

November 13, 2002 OMB Notice of Action on OSHA Lockout/Tagout Paperwork Requirements

OSHA is currently developing a revised compliance instruction that will attempt to "lock in" this and other interpretations that go beyond the original intent of the standard. OSHA has made a commitment to post the draft compliance instruction on its website for public comments and we urge you to follow and actively participate in this activity.

For more information, please contact Larry Halprin at 202-434-4177 or via e-mail at halprin@khlaw.com.