Can an employer force you to wear a hilio seatbelt?

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Can an employer force you to wear a hilio seatbelt?

I have woked for a company for 9 years
and they never enforced wearing hilo
seatbelts as this is not an osho
requirment. Now they want to enfoce it
my job requires me to be on a hilo.

Asked on January 18, 2017 under Employment Labor Law, Michigan


M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

Most employment arrangments are "at will". This means that a company can set the conditions of employment much as it sees fit. Accordingly, it can set whatever safety and other policies that it deems appropriate. So absent an employment contract or union agreemnt to the contrary, if you do not comply with this mandate, you can be terminated, suspended or otherwise disciplined (in fact, any of these can happen for any reason or no reason at all).

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