Navigating the Waters of Workplace Safety: Fmr Deputy Assistant Secretary of OSHA, Jordan Barab
Safety Consultant with Sheldon Primus
Navigating the Waters of Workplace Safety: Fmr Deputy Assistant Secretary of OSHA, Jordan Barab
March 11, 2024
In this insightful episode, we delve into the intricate world of occupational safety with Jordan Barab, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA under President Obama. We cover a range of topics, including the challenges and achievements of OSHA, the transition of staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, and a detailed discussion on the Bethune Cookman Wastewater Treatment plant accident. Jordan also debunks common OSHA myths and shares insights from his current project, the "Confined Space" blog. Join us for a comprehensive look into the past, present, and future of workplace safety.
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