breaking-news.previewOSHA has published a Temporary Enforcement Policy for Construction Work in Confined Spaces.


According to the policy, “OSHA will not delay the effective date, but instead will postpone full enforcement of the new standard for 60 days from the effective date of August 3, 2015 to October 2, 2015. During this 60-day period, OSHA will not issue citations to an employer making good faith efforts to comply with the new standard, as long as the employer is in compliance with either the training requirements of the new standard.”


Click here to read the full policy:


OSHA may provide additional updates on the new standard via its webpage here: