OSHA recently authored a National Emphasis Program to focus on COVID-19 safety measures and employee protections, stating that the NEP will bolster OSHA's inspection plans, employer outreach and compliance efforts. Attorney Jacob Crawford writes that the NEP also underscores the importance of protecting whistleblowers, as retaliation allegations will be investigated and often lead to inspections.
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