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This two-in-one title in the Littler National Employer Series provides practical information every practicing attorney or human resources professional needs to know about the federal guidelines surrounding Workplace Safety under the federal OSH Act and Prevention of Violence in the Workplace.

Topics include:

      •  workplace inspections,
      •  injury/illness record-keeping,
      •  employer defenses,
      •  alleged perpetrator rights, and
      •  sample policies and training information.

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CONTENTS

Part I - Littler on Workplace Safety: Overview of the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Act

CHAPTER 1 OVERVIEW OF THE FEDERAL OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT
§ 1.1  INTRODUCTION
§ 1.2  FEDERAL OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT: COVERAGE & JURISDICTION
§ 1.3  GENERAL EMPLOYER RESPONSIBILITIES UNDER THE FEDERAL OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT
§ 1.4  INJURY & ILLNESS RECORDKEEPING & REPORTING REQUIREMENTS

CHAPTER 2 WORKPLACE INSPECTIONS & PENALTIES
§ 2.1  INSPECTIONS
§ 2.2  ISSUANCE OF CITATIONS
§ 2.3  ASSESSMENT OF PENALTIES
§ 2.4  SETTLEMENTS & APPEALS
§ 2.5  EMPLOYER DEFENSES
§ 2.6  ADDITIONAL ISSUES: RETALIATION & RELATED LAWS

CHAPTER 3 PRACTICAL GUIDELINES FOR EMPLOYERS
§ 3.1  GENERAL OSHA COMPLIANCE GUIDELINES

Part II - Littler on Prevention of Violence in the Workplace

CHAPTER 4 OVERVIEW OF WORKPLACE VIOLENCE
§ 4.1  INTRODUCTION
§ 4.2  EMPLOYERS' DUTIES & LEGAL OBLIGATIONS
§ 4.3  RIGHTS OF THE ALLEGED PERPETRATOR
§ 4.4  ROLE OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM
§ 4.5  ROLE OF THE CIVIL COURT SYSTEM: RESTRAINING ORDERS
§ 4.6  STATE LAWS & WORKPLACE VIOLENCE

CHAPTER 5 PRACTICAL GUIDELINES FOR EMPLOYERS
§ 5.1  GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS IN HANDLING WORKPLACE VIOLENCE
§ 5.2  SAMPLE WORKPLACE VIOLENCE POLICY & WEAPONS IN THE WORKPLACE POLICY
§ 5.3  SAMPLE INTERNAL INCIDENT REPORT
§ 5.4  GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR ACTIVE SHOOTER TRAINING
§ 5.5  GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR A POST-INCIDENT RESPONSE PLAN