Product Liability/Mass Tort

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Nilan Johnson Lewis handles workplace safety and health matters for numerous employers in various industries, including manufacturing and electrical utilities. Our team offers a range of OSHA-related services, including:

  • Training and compliance advice in regard to OSHA’s recordkeeping and reporting requirements;
  • Compliance advice for the general duty clause requirements, industry and hazard specific standards, and multiemployer situations;
  • Responding to, advising on, and handling OSHA inspections, including attendance at opening and closing conferences, managing all requests for documents and interviews, and preparing for and defending management-level and non-management-level employee interviews;
  • Contesting and negotiating general duty and industry specific citations to obtain rescission of the citation, reduction in the proposed penalties, and/or favorable changes to the citation language;
  • Litigating administrative proceedings;
  • Defending against enforcement actions;
  • Defending against OSHA retaliation claims; and
  • Consulting related to company safety policies and programs.
  • Associated Professionals
Sheila T. Kerwin

Sheila T. Kerwin

Shareholder

612.305.7515

Lisa M. Schmid

Lisa M. Schmid

Special Counsel

612.305.7549