The following were OSHA’s top 10 most frequently cited standards in fiscal year 2015 (October 1, 2014 through September 30, 2015):

  1. Fall Protection (C) – 1926.501
  2. Hazard Communication – 1910.1200
  3. Scaffolding (C) – 1926.451
  4. Respiratory Protection – 1910.134
  5. Lockout/Tagout – 1910.147
  6. Powered Industrial Trucks – 1910.178
  7. Ladders (C) – 1926.1053
  8. Electrical, Wiring Methods – 1910.305
  9. Machine Guarding – 1910.212
  10. Electrical, General Requirements – 1910.303

(C) = Construction standard