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Paul Pressley

Paul Pressley

Paul Pressley is executive vice president of industry programs at U.S. Poultry & Egg Association.

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POULTRY'S PERCH

OSHA's General Duty Clause in poultry processing

OSHA has begun using the General Duty Clause to cite poultry companies for failing to protect employees from ergonomic hazards.
OSHA has begun using the General Duty Clause to cite poultrycompanies for failing to protect employees from ergonomic hazards.
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Poultry’s Perch

Poultry safety, health council seeks to renew dialogue with OSHA

The poultry industry continues to collaborate on improvements to workplace safety.
Eleven representatives of the Joint Poultry Industry Safety & Health Council met with officials from the Occupational Safety & Health Administration in Washington, D.C., recently to reestablish a dialogue with OSHA and seek opportunities to collaborate in the development of future standards and industry-specific programs.
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Obama Administration and NLRB: Advocates for unionization

Aggressive support for unions by the Obama Administration and National Labor Relations Board is changing the landscape of labor relations within the poultry and egg industries.
Aggressive support for unions by the Obama Administration and National Labor Relations Board is changing the landscape of labor relations within the poultry and egg industries. Most recently, a proposed rule by the NLRB shortens the time frame for union election campaigns to as little as 10 days from the filing of a Notice of Hearing.
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Rollover accidents — preventable and unacceptable

The industry needs to look closely at many of the factors that impact the likelihood of a rollover accident to increase the awareness of both driver and trucking supervisor, leading to safer fleet operations.
The industry needs to look closely at many of the factors that impact the likelihood of a rollover accident to increase the awareness of both driver and trucking supervisor, leading to safer fleet operations.
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