More unprogrammed, fewer programmed inspections
In 2018, OSHA responded to over 11,000 reports of serious injuries (i.e., fatalities, hospitalizations, amputations, and losses of eye). Approximately 7,000 of these reports resulted in Rapid Response Investigations (RRI), while nearly Read more
LOTO training violations can be cited on “per-employee” basis, OSHRC says
By: Rayaz Qureshi-Chishti
Publication: Employee Safety Management Today
Date Posted: 05/07/2019
The Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC) has held that OSHA lockout/tagout (LOTO) training requirements can be cited on a per-employee basis.
The decision comes after OSHA cited a company for lockout/tagout training and retraining violations on a per-employee basis with individual penalties assessed for each item. OSHRC concluded that both the initial LOTO training p...