OSHA’s Most Frequently Cited Standards in 2015

The following were OSHA’s top 10 most frequently cited standards in fiscal year 2015 (October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015): Fall Protection (C) – 1926.501 Hazard Communication – 1910.1200 Scaffolding (C) – 1926.451 Respiratory Protection...

OSHA’s Most Frequently Cited Standards in 2014

The following were OSHA’s top 10 most frequently cited standards in fiscal year 2014 (October 1, 2013 through September 30, 2014). For the fourth year in a row, OSHA’s Fall Protection Standard (1926.501) is the agency’s most frequently cited violation. The entire list...

A top 10 OSHA list you don’t want to be a part of.

OSHA’s Top 10 most frequently cited standards for FY 2011: 1. Duty to have fall protection, construction (29 CFR 1926.501) 2. Scaffolds, general requirements, construction (29 CFR 1926.451) 3. Hazard communication standard, general industry (29 CFR 1910.1200) 4....

OSHA’s Most Frequently Cited Standards in 2013

The following were OSHA’s top 10 most frequently cited standards in fiscal year 2013 (October 1, 2012 through September 30, 2013): 1. Fall protection, construction (29 CFR 1926.501) – 8,241 violations 2. Hazard communication standard, general industry (29 CFR...

OSHA’s Most Frequently Cited Standards in 2012

The following were OSHA’s top 10 most frequently cited standards in fiscal year 2012 (October 1, 2011 through September 30, 2012): 1. Fall protection, construction (29 CFR 1926.501) – 7,250 violations 2. Hazard communication standard, general industry (29 CFR...

11 Rules for Safe Handling of Hazardous Materials

Do your employees know how to handle hazardous materials safely? Here are 11 basic rules all employees who handle hazardous materials should know and follow. These 11 rules are presented in no particular order. They are all top priorities for chemical handlers....