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OSHA, NIOSH & OSHRC - Relationship Amongst Agencies

The posting: Describe the relationship between OSHA, NIOSH and the Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission as specified in the Act.

This solution thoroughly explains the function of each agency, along with its relationship to the others. OSHA and NIOSH are the oversights for organizations in regards to employee safety. When violations are found, the Review Commission, through Administrative Law Judges, will hear cases and determine whether to uphold or dismiss findings.

Solution Summary

With over 400 words and 3 references, this solution explains what the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) governs, its relationship to the National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH) - along with the independent agency Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission that governs findings from OSHA.

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