The Club Membership Texas Employers Want To Avoid

Law360, New York (June 7, 2011, 1:05 PM EDT) -- It’s been one year since the Occupational Safety and Health Administration put into effect its Severe Violator Enforcement Program (SVEP). The SVEP focuses attention and resources on companies that demonstrate blatant disregard for safety obligations and put the well-being of employees at risk. The SVEP effort is part of OSHA’s invigorated enforcement of the safety standards as evidenced by the fact that the number of annual OSHA inspections has risen 12 percent since 2006 and the number of violations issued has risen 21 percent.

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