Accession Number : ADA337384

Title :   Gauging Control Technology and Regulatory Impacts in Occupational Safety and Health: An Appraisal of OSHAs Analytic Approach

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : ADA337384

Report Date : SEP 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 108

Abstract : This study is broadly concerned with the processes and methods that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) employs to examine control technology options and to estimate compliance costs and other regulatory impacts in support of its major regulatory actions. This report responds to Congress's interest in better understanding the nature and soundness of the analytical procedures OSHA conducts in these substantive areas.

Descriptors :   *SAFETY, *ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, CONTROL, JOBS, IMPACT, HEALTH, COSTS, REGULATIONS, LEGISLATION, OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES.

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
      Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE