On June 1, 2021, OSHA's Region V office in Chicago created a regional emphasis program (REP) focusing on occupational noise exposure at select manufacturing sites. OSHA Region V includes the midwestern states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
Click here to download the regional directive.
Click here to read the press release from OSHA.
The Hausmann-Johnson Insurance Health and Safety team is equipped to complete monitoring, evaluate programs, and assist with noise reduction/abatement to reduce employee exposure. If you would like help with this, please reach out to Rick Barton or Jeff Dutton to learn more.