MI - State OSHA Fines 19 Companies for COVID-19 Safety Violations
The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined 19 companies more than $51,000 combined for what it calls “serious” COVID-19 safety violations.
The agency said the companies, 12 of which are construction firms, had not taken precautions to protect workers and communities from the spread of the disease. The citation...
SC - Exposed Persons Must Wait 14 Days Before Attending Hearings, Agency Says
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People who have tested positive for COVID-19 or believe they have been exposed to it can attend in-person hearings only after they have quarantined for two weeks, the South Carolina Workers' Compensation Commission said.
The commission is allowing some in-person hearings and conferences, but only under strict virus-safety protocols. Participan...