Safety Violations

According to OSHA, every day in America, 13 people go to work and never come home. Every year in America, nearly 4 million people suffer a workplace injury from which some may never recover.

The top 10 most frequently cited OSHA violations in fiscal year 2012 were:

1. Fall Protection
Regulation: 29 CFR 1926.501
OSHA Guidance on Fall Protection

2. Hazard Communication

Regulation: 29 CFR 1910.1200
OSHA Guidance on Hazard Communication

3. Scaffolding

Regulation: 29 CFR 1926.451
OSHA Guidance on Scaffolding

4. Respiratory Protection
Regulation: 29 CFR 1910.134
OSHA Guidance on Respiratory Protection

5. Lockout/Tagout

Regulation: 29 CFR 1910.147
OSHA Guidance on Control of Hazardous Energy

6. Powered Industrial Trucks (e.g., Forklifts)

Regulation: 29 CFR 1910.178
OSHA Guidance on Powered Industrial Trucks

7. Ladders

Regulation: 29 CFR 1926.1053
OSHA Guidance on Fall Protection

8. Electrical – Wiring Methods

Regulation: 29 CFR 1910.305
OSHA Guidance on Electrical

9. Machinery and Machine Guarding

Regulation: 29 CFR 1910.212
OSHA Guidance on Machine Guarding

10. Electrical – General Requirements

Regulation: 29 CFR 1910.303
OSHA Guidance on Electrical

Safety System Training
We offer training on the OHSAS 18001 requirements for an occupational health and safety management system, as well as, internal auditor and lead auditor courses for OHSAS 18001.

OHSAS 18001 Requirements (2 days)
OHSAS 18001 Internal Auditor (3 days)
OHSAS 18001 Lead Auditor (4 days)