Labor & Employment Law Daily Wrap Up, FEDERAL REGULATIONS—Substantial penalty increases at OSHA for 2022, (Jan 14, 2022)

By Pamela Wolf, J.D.

The agency’s continuing violation penalty for failure to abate will jump from $13,653 per day to $14,502 per day.

The Department of Labor has published a final rule that adjusts for inflation the civil monetary penalties it assesses or enforces pursuant to the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, as amende ...