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Be Safe and Avoid OSHA Violations in 2014

by Michelle N. on 1/8/2014 9:07:39 AM

Avoid OSHA violations and citations in 2014 by checking up on most frequently violated regulations from 2013.

 

Top 10 Most Commonly Violated Regulations of 2013

1. Fall protection in construction (1926.501)  Number of Violations - 8,241

2. Hazard communication (1910.1200) Number of Violations - 6,156

3. Scaffolding in construction (1926.451) Number of Violations - 5,423

4. Respiratory protection (1910.134) Number of Violations - 3,879

5. Electrical, wiring methods (1910.305) Number of Violations - 3,452

6. Powered industrial trucks (1910.78) Number of Violations - 3,340

7. Ladders in construction (1926.1053) Number of Violations - 3,311

8. Lockout/tagout (1910.147) Number of Violations - 3,254

9. Electrical, general (1910.303) Number of Violations - 2,745

10. Machine guarding (1910.212) Number of Violations - 2,701


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