Washington – OSHA has extended to Oct. 9 the comment period on its request for effective and efficient approaches to address hazardous chemical exposures in the workplace.
Last year, OSHA issued a Request for Information on chemical management and permissible exposure limits. The original deadline for comment was April 8.
Many OSHA PELs are decades out of date and are no longer considered...
On Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 8:00 am - 5:30 pm, the UNH School of Law will host "Intellectual Property & Open Innovation: Challenges in Global Development," an interdisciplinary and highly engaging conference.
Leaders in the field, including former USAID and World Bank professionals, will share viewpoints, experiences and discuss:
how the rapidly emerging and evolving open...
Last week the National Science Foundation (NSF) released a plan to increase public access to publications and digital scientific data resulting from research it funds. The plan is entitled, Today's Data, Tomorrow's Discoveries: Increasing Access to the Results of Research Funded by the National Science Foundation.
NSF explains, “As outlined in section 3.1 of the plan, NSF will require that...
Washington – OSHA has issued a proposed rule that would update personal protective equipment requirements to incorporate the latest American National Standards Institute's eye and face protection standard.
The notice of proposed rulemaking, published in the March 13 Federal Register, would revise OSHA's eye and face protection standards for general industry, shipyard employment, longshoring,...
The UNH Rate Sheet was revised March 17th to update fringe rates for FY16. Please use the new rates in proposals immediately. Contact your Grant and Contract Administrator with any questions.