Help Us to Repeal OSHA Effort to Extend Statute of Limitations for Recordkeeping Violations, Fails to Improve Safety
This week Congress will consider repealing a rule that exposes business owners to unfair liability for honest and inadvertent paperwork mistakes related to recordkeeping. The rule – which extends the statute of limitations on recordkeeping violations from six months to five and a half years – does not improve the safety or health of your company’s workers.
Working in concert with state procurement officials and industry partners, revised Builder’s Risk specifications for state public works projects will protect contractors from loss coverage gaps and level the competitive bidding field. Official notification from the state, along with its implementation process, is expected soon. Meantime, please find the new draft Builder’s Risk specifications linked here.