OSHA Sends Emergency COVID-19 Rule For OMB Review

On April 26, 2021, DOL's Occupational Safety and Health Administration sent a draft final rule to the White House Office of Management and Budget for review. The rule comes as no surprise as President Biden made promulgation of such a temporary rule a priority. While it is always hard to predict how long OMB will spend reviewing any particular rule, we think it is a safe bet that this rule will be expedited.