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Submitting Calendar Information to IHMM For Your Events

Wed, 03/27/2019 - 16:23

IHMM is making it easier for all to submit their events for the IHMM calendar and IHMM Today newsletter. Please see:  https://www.ihmm.org/node/add/calendar-event   Please fill out this simple form on the IHMM website under our EVENTS calendar and submit them to us electronically. IHMM reviews each submission and, if approved, it is automatically added to our calendar and to our IHMM Today newsletter.#IHMMToday 

Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales and Computer Employees

Wed, 03/27/2019 - 16:17

Using a longstanding and commonsense methodology and based on broad-based input, the Department of Labor (Department) proposes to update and revise the regulations issued under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA or Act) implementing the exemption from minimum wage and overtime pay requirements for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees.  Submit comments by 5/21/2019.

Exposure of Underground Miners to Diesel Exhaust

Wed, 03/27/2019 - 16:15

In response to requests from the public, the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is extending the comment period for the Agency's request for information on Exposure of Underground Miners to Diesel Exhaust. This extension will provide stakeholders an opportunity to review and comment on information presented at the Diesel Exhaust Health Effects Partnership meetings that are anticipated for 2019 and 2020.

New Railroad Oil Spill Response Rules Issued by Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 14:44

On February 28, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), “in consultation with the Federal Railroad Administration and pursuant to the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (FAST Act) of 2015, issued a Final Rule “to revise and clarify requirements for comprehensive oil spill response plans (COSRPs)” and “[e]xpands the applicability for COSRPs; modernizes the requirements for COSRPs; requires railroads to share information about high-hazard flammable train (HHFT) operations with State and tribal emergency response commissions to improve community preparedness; and incorporates by reference a voluntary standard.

SEE: https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/new-railroad-oil-spill-response-rules-...

IHMM Nominating Committee Board Nomination Season for 2019 Underway

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 14:43

The IHMM Nominating Committee, chaired by Ron Wilkins, is pleased to announce that the 2019 Board of Directors nominating season is now underway. There are two CHMM positions up for nominations in 2019 and interested parties are directed to three documents in preparation for and then executing nominations, as follows:

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