Legislative, Regulatory, and Economic Issues Affecting the Health and Safety of Contingency, Immigrant, and Migrant Workers in the US in 2015

2 Hours 44 Minutes
SKU: 15ACOEM-312

TRACK: Regulatory, Legal, Military, and Governmental OEM

Kathleen Fagan, MD, MPH, FACOEM, OSHA, Washington, DC
Bruce Goldstein, JD, Farmworker Justice, Washington, DC
Tee Guidotti, MD, MPH, DABT, FACOEM, Medical Advisory Services, Rockville, MD
Patrick Marius Koga, MD, MPH, FRSPH, UC Davis School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA
Amy K. Liebman, MPA, MA, Migrant Clinicians Network, Salisbury, MD, MD
Scott D. Morris, MD, MPH, FACOEM, Valley Medical Center, University of Washington, Renton, WA
Daniel Rothenberg, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

This session will explore the legislative, regulatory, and economic issues affecting and/or determining the occupational health and safety of contingency, immigrant, and migrant workers in the U.S. in 2015. It includes updates on positive and negative legislation and their impact, an update on OSHA initiatives for underserved occupational populations, and the results of recent studies on occupational health and safety conducted by prominent researchers. Each presenter will outline the potential impacts of their material for the OEM physician and occupational health provider.