US Department of Labor announces increased inspections and enforcement for healthcare facilities with COVID-19 patients.
Biden Administration looks to significantly increase OSHA staffing and inspections.
World Health Organization designates new COVID variant Omicron a Variant of Concern.
Disproportionate infection rates of COVID-19 in hospital settings caused by airborne transmission calls for greater levels of respiratory safety.
The Delta variant of COVID has made its way throughout the US, causing exponential increases in cases and overwhelming the healthcare system.
Healthcare workers' safety is being prioritized with OSHA’s new ETS, outlining respirator recommendations and respiratory program guidelines.
OSHA is cracking down on COVID-19 exposure at work to ensure greater safety for operators and to reduce the spread of the virus.
COVID-19 has taken a toll on the healthcare system, claiming the lives of workers, creating staff shortages and reducing the ability to provide care.