Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Federal Program Change Summary Report
Whistleblower Investigations Manual

Federal Directive Number: CPL 02-03-003

Date of Directive: September 20, 2011

This Whistleblower Investigations Manual establishes procedures for the investigation of whistleblower complaints including several important new requirements.

Adoption Required
Intention Required
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State Intent to Adopt Adopt Identical State Adoption Date URL or Contact
AK YES NO 06/25/2012 AKOSH - Whistleblower Investigation Manual (PDF)
Daniella Pereyra (907) 269-4942
AZ YES YES 03/14/2012 N/A
CA YES NO Pending Ellen Widess, Chief, Cal/OSHA (510) 286-7000
CT YES YES 11/30/2011 N/A
HI YES NO 03/20/2012 Diantha Goo, HIOSH Administrator (808) 586-9116
IA YES YES 01/01/2012 N/A
IL YES NO Pending Cheryl Neff (217) 782-1442
IN YES YES 01/01/2012 N/A
KY NO N/A N/A Chuck Stribling, CSP, OSH Federal-State Coordinator (502) 564-3289
MD YES NO Pending Mischelle Vanreusel (410) 527-4499.
MI YES NO 12/09/2011 MIOSHA - Whistleblower Investigations (DOC)
MN YES NO 05/17/2012 MNOSHA Compliance (651) 284-5050
NC YES NO 05/01/2012 Steve Sykes, OSHNC State Plan Coordinator, (919) 807-2858
NJ YES NO 11/01/2012 PEOSH - Whistleblower (Discrimination) Investigations Manual (PDF)
NM NO NO N/A See chapter 13 of State FOM: (DOC)
NV YES NO 03/20/2012 Donald Jayne, Administrator (775) 684-7260
NY YES NO 04/27/2012 Norm Labbe, Program Manager, (518) 457-1263
OR YES YES 11/03/2011 N/A
PR YES NO 01/30/2012 Jay Rullan, Dir. Technical Support (787) 754-2172 ext.3354
SC NO NO ----- Gwendolyn M. Thomas, Technical Support Coordinator, (803) 896-5811
TN YES YES 11/01/2011 N/A
UT NO NO N/A William W. Adams, UOSH Operations Manager, (801) 530-6901
VA YES YES 08/01/2012 N/A
VI YES YES 03/18/2012 N/A
VT YES YES 12/01/2011 N/A
WA YES NO 03/20/2012 http://wisha.inside.lni.wa.gov/Manuals/DiscriminationManual
Susan Rue, (360) 902-5480
WY YES YES 10/01/2011 N/A
Total 23 10

Plan covers State and local government employees only.

[Last updated: April 3, 2013]

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