Beth Slavet has been named the new Whistleblower Protection Program director, as recently announced by OSHA’s Assistant Secretary of Labor Dr. David Michaels.

Slavet is an experienced administrator and manager with more than 30 years of experience with the enforcement of federal whistleblower statutes. She is the former chairman of the U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board, where she also served as vice chairman and a member from 1995-2003. She has spent the last decade in private practice where she had a special focus on whistleblower protection.

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