OSHA Site Visits Anticipated
(October 8, 2010) -- NYSFDA received a call today from the Syracuse regional office of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). OSHA will be implementing its new "High Health Hazard Program" designed to focus on small employers who have a high health risks. This is a national initiative and will include funeral homes across NYS. OSHA visited a funeral home in the Syracuse region this week, and it is anticipated that other funeral homes will be visited as well.