"ABC supports the vital work done by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration," said Kirk Pickerel, ABC's president and CEO. "However, we also believe that the reforms contained in the four bills" passed by the committee "are necessary to ensure that OSHA carries out its duties in a fair, efficient, and responsible manner.
"We thank Congressman Charlie Norwood (R-Ga.) and Chairman John Boehner (R-Ohio) for sponsoring these important OSHA reforms, and urge Congress to quickly pass these four bills. These reforms will be very helpful to the small businesses that make up the majority of America's construction contractors."
The four bills are:
Publication date: 05/10/2004