WISHA


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WISHAWashington Industrial Safety and Health Act
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(17) Sean O'Faolain, 'Ah Wisha! The Irish Novel', Virginia Quarterly Review, 17 (1941), 265-74 (p.
454, [sections] 10.03(1)(b) (1998) provides the following: "Employers, owners, contractors sub-contractors, superintendents, or foremen in charge, and other persons obligated by law to adhere to the requirements of 454 CMR 10.00 shall not direct or permit an employee to work under conditions which are not in compliance with or which are prohibited by 454 CMR 10.00." Washington has similar rules and regulations known as the Washington Industrial Safety and Health Act of 1973 (WISHA), WASH.
muwashshah Arabic, probably a derivative of wisha' embroidered or painted fabric