States sue over electronic reporting rollback Six states filed a lawsuit over OSHA's decision to eliminate the submission requirement of Forms 300 and 301. New Jersey, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota and New York claim the rollback is unjustified and will make workplaces more dangerous.
OSHA slated for budget increase in FY 2020 The Trump Administration's fiscal year 2020 budget proposal shows increasing budgets for both OSHA and the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA). In addition to OSHA's budget increase, the agency is allotted 26 additional compliance safety and health officers and five whistleblower investigators. To offset the increases, the proposal includes eliminating the Susan Harwood Training Grant Program.