Department of Labor Announces Rule Expanding Submission Requirements for Injury, Illness Data Provided by Employers in High-Hazard Industries

Earlier this week the Department of Labor adopted a rule requiring employers in certain high-hazard industries to electronically submit injury and illness information to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), starting January 1, 2024. According to the Department of Labor’s news release, the rule, announced on July 17, 2023, pertains to employers with more than