Safety committee and safety meeting violations topped the list of the most cited Oregon OSHA standards in 2013, followed by hazard communication and fall protection violations.
The list represents a range of issues.
These aren't paperwork violations or trivial. They are protective measures that keep people from dying on the job.
Collecting the Penalties We Cite
Modest penalties are sufficient "reminders" of the importance of workplace health and safety in most contexts.
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What makes numbered lists so appealing is that they seemingly express everything you need to know about a topic in neat, ordered, numerical headlines. Lists can be short and compact or they can expand to limits set only by your desire to stop counting.
A numbered list can even improve your workplace safety program. Here's how.
Under what work circumstances is an employer required to provide gloves to employees?
An employee for an equipment rental dealer was helping a customer hitch a rental trailer to the customer's pickup truck. The employee was standing behind the truck using hand signals to help the customer back up the truck to the trailer hitch.
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