Avi Meyerstein recently published “Stay Healthy by Taking Smart Action, ” a five-step plan for dealing with COVID-19 in the mining industry in Rock Products Magazine.
A member of Husch Blackwell’s Technology, Manufacturing & Transportation team, Avi focuses his practice on workplace safety and health matters, litigation and appellate law. He represents clients on OSHA, MSHA, CSB and other safety agency compliance, investigations, enforcement actions and appeals.
Last week, OSHA published its new “Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs,” which advises employers to establish comprehensive internal safety and health programs and provides extensive guidelines and resources for doing so. In releasing the updated recommendations, OSHA argues that employers adopting such programs could reduce injuries and illnesses and promote sustainability.