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New Regulation for Employers of the Hotel and Lodging Industry

A new safety regulation to prevent industrial injuries suffered by housekeeping workers for the hotel and lodging industry went into effect on July 1, 2018. The intent of this new regulation is to control the risk of musculoskeletal injuries and disorders to housekeepers in hotels and other lodging businesses. The regulation entitled Hotel Housekeeping Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention, requires employers in the hotel and lodging industry to complete an initial workplace evaluation by October 1, 2018 and to identify and create procedures to address hazards for housekeeping workers.

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