Standards & Compliance
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OSHA's Top Ten Guide
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2013 Frequently cited areas of OSHA Violations
- Fall protection in construction (1926.501)
- Hazard communication (1910.1200)
- Scaffolding in construction (1926.451)
- Respiratory protection (1910.134)
- Electrical, wiring methods (1910.305)
- Powered industrial trucks (1910.78)
- Ladders in construction (1926.1053)
- Lockout/tagout (1910.147)
- Electrical, general (1910.303)
- Machine guarding (1910.212)
Local and National Regulations require actions toward compliance.
Select Part 1910 Occupational Safety and Health Administration Standards (OSHA)
OSHA 1910.39, Fire Prevention Plans
OSHA 1910.144, Safety Color Code for Marking Physical Hazards
OSHA 1910.146, Permit-Required Confined Spaces
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Federal agencies encourage States to operate their own safety programs.
Section 18 of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (the Act) encourages States to develop and operate their own job safety and health programs. There are currently 22 States and jurisdictions operating complete State plans (covering both the private sector and State and local government employees) and 4 - Connecticut, New Jersey, New York and the Virgin Islands - which cover public employees only.
OSHA Fact Sheets
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