Every company should develop a comprehensive Safety Program as an effective way to comply with OSHA standards and prevent workplace injuries and illnesses.
Although each workplace is different based on the industry and size of the organization, the following are the most common OSHA requirements that apply to many general industry employers.
Most Common OSHA Requirements
- Hazard Communications – if your employees are exposed to hazardous materials in the workplace, this section will explain how to protect employees.
- Emergency Action Plan – describes actions employers take to ensure employee safety during fires, tornadoes, floods, or other emergency situations.
- Fire Safety
- Exit Routes
- Walking/Working Surfaces – avoiding accidents such as slips, trips, and falls.
- Medical First Aid – provide medical first aid supplies commensurate with the hazards of the workplace.
Other requirements may apply such as electrical, lockout/tagout, confined space, and bloodborne pathogens depending on the work performed by the company and your industry segment.
Craig Safety can customize a Safety Plan specifically for your company. We will identify all areas that apply to your business and provide a Written Safety Plan just for you. We have received comments from OSHA Inspectors that ours was “the best Written Safety Plan I have ever seen.”
By combining our years of experience in working with OSHA and the knowledge and experience of our professional Safety Consultants, we can provide your company with a Safety Plan that meets all OSHA requirements to keep your employees and their workplace as safe as possible.
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