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Occupational Safety & Health: Options for Improving Safety and Health in the Workplace

HRD-90-66BR Published: Aug 24, 1990. Publicly Released: Sep 07, 1990.
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Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed: (1) policies or procedures that might better accomplish the Occupational Safety and Health Act's goal of providing safe and healthy workplaces; (2) options that Congress and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) could consider to improve occupational safety; and (3) OSHA regulatory strategies.

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