What’s on the OSHA and MSHA agendas for regulatory action in the coming year? What new policies and enforcement initiatives will affect your operations? How has Congress progressed on its initiatives to reduce the regulatory burden and cut EHS program spending? The forecast will amaze you!
Presenter Brian Yellin, Esq., CIH, CSP
Brian is an attorney and is admitted to the Maryland and Montana Bars. He currently serves in the capacity, Of Counsel, with the Law Office of Adele L. Abrams, P.C. where his practice focuses on OSHA and MSHA citation defense.
Brian is also a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH) and Certified Safety Professional (CSP), and holds a Masters of Science in Environmental and Occupational Safety and Health from the City University of New York at Hunter College.
He has served as an adjunct professor at the University of New Haven and City University of New York at Hunter College where he taught undergraduate/graduate level industrial hygiene and safety classes.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Brian worked for the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) as a compliance officer, assistant area director and area director with the Manhattan Area Office.
He has expert knowledge of the OSHA standards and OSHA’s inspection policies and procedures, particularly those related to OSHA’s expanded health standards, including the asbestos, lead, chromium, formaldehyde, and silica standards for general industry and construction.