OSHA Top 10 Violations for Fiscal Year 2016

OSHA’s Top Ten Violations for Fiscal Year 2016

These are the top ten OSHA violations for fiscal year 2016, which covers all violations cited by Federal OSHA from October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016.

  1. Fall Protection in Construction (1926.501) (1st in 2014 and 2015)
  2. Hazard Communication (1910.1200) (2nd in 2014 and 2015)
  3. Scaffolding in Construction (1926.451) (3rd n 2014 and 2015)
  4. Respiratory Protection (1019.134) (4th in 2014 and 2015)
  5. Lockout/Tagout (1910. 147) (5th in 2014 and 2015)
  6. Powered Industrial Trucks (1910.178) (6th in 2014 and 2015)
  7. Ladders in Construction (1926.1053) (8th in 2014, 7th in 2015)
  8. Machine Guarding (1910.212) (9th in 2014 and 2015)
  9. Electrical – Wiring Methods (1910.305) (7th in 2014, 8th in 2015)
  10. Electrical – General Requirements (1910.303) (10th in 2014 and 2015)

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