Posts Tagged ‘Top 10 Cited Standards’

OSHA’s 2017 Most Frequently Cited Violations

Patrick Kapust, deputy director of OSHA’s Directorate of Enforcement Programs, revealed the list of Top 10 OSHA violations for 2017 (preliminary) at the National Safety Congress and Expo in Indiana on Sept. 26 in Indianapolis.   The Top Citations of 2017: “One thing I’ve said before in the past on this is, this list doesn’t…

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Why Care About Fall Protection?

  Fall Protection has been the most frequently cited OSHA standard for six consecutive years now. According to the US Department of Labor, falls account for 8% of all work-related trauma injuries leading to death. “The Top 10 [frequently cited standards] gives employers a place to start for finding and fixing hazards,” said Patrick Kapust,…

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