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Chapter : Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
- INTRODUCTION 344
- AGENCY ORGANIZATION 360
- CONGRESSIONAL ACTION 365
- INFORMATION SOURCES 366
- JUDICIAL ACTION AND COURT CASE SELECTIONS 369
- REFERENCES AND FURTHER READINGS 370
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was established as an agency within the Labor Department by the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970. The assistant secretary of labor for occupational safety and health, ...