Employer rights & responsibilities following an OSHA inspection.
Read Online
Share

Employer rights & responsibilities following an OSHA inspection.

  • 482 Want to read
  • ·
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by U.S. Dept. of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States. -- Occupational Safety and Health Administration.,
  • Factory inspection -- United States.,
  • Labor inspection -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesEmployer rights and responsibilities following an OSHA inspection.
ContributionsUnited States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination41 p. ;
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17719500M

Download Employer rights & responsibilities following an OSHA inspection.

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

Federal Employer Rights and Responsibilities Following an OSHA Inspection After an Inspection. An inspection of your workplace was conducted in accordance with the Occupational Safety and Health Act of , Executive Order , and 29 CFR Part , Basic Program Elements for Federal Employee Occupational Safety and Health Programs and Related Matters. Employer Rights and Responsibilities Following an OSHA Inspection Employer Rights and Responsibilities Following an OSHA Inspection U.S. Department of Labor Alexis M. Herman, Secretary Occupational Safety and Health Administration Charles N. Jeffress, Assistant Secretary OSHA (Revised) This informational booklet is intended to provide. Get this from a library! Employer rights & responsibilities following an OSHA inspection.. [United States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration.;]. Book: All Authors / Contributors: United States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. OCLC Number: Notes: Shipping list no.: P. "OSHA " Description: 18 pages ; 22 x 9 cm: Other Titles: Employer rights and responsibilities following an OSHA inspection.

Once an OSHA inspection begins, employers also have many rights, including a right to accompany the compliance officer at all times during the walkaround, and to take side-by-side photographs and.   During the inspection, an agent of the employer and an employee-appointed agent for all employees may accompany the OSHA inspector. During normal business hours, the OSHA inspector can inspect any part of the job site to ensure that all OSHA rules and regulations are being met, but he is not allowed to interrupt the work on the site. Read a booklet on Employer Rights and Responsibilities Following an OSHA Inspection. See what standards OSHA is citing when it inspects facilities in your industry. See the top 10 most frequently cited standards. See some of the industries and hazards that OSHA is targeting for inspection: National Emphasis Programs and Local Emphasis Programs. As an employer you do have the right to refuse the OSHA inspection, but the inspector can get a warrant from a judge to grant them access, so it is probably not in your best interest to do so. Employers can ask the OSHA inspector to wait for a member of management or designated safety professional to arrive before entering the worksite.

An Employer’s Rights and Responsibilities During an OSHA Investigation presented by Charles P. Keller Snell & Wilmer L.L.P Phoenix, Arizona () Conduct Document Inspection OSHA log Written Safety Program Follow-up Investigation. general overview of employer rights and responsibilities following a Federal OSHA inspection. It does not alter or determine compliance responsibilities in OSHA stan - dards or the Occupational Safety and Health Act of Because interpretations and enforcement policy may change over time, you should consult current OSHA adminis -. Some of the things OSHA does to carry out its mission include; developing job safety and health standards, and enforcing them through worksite inspections, maintaining a reporting and recordkeeping system to keep track of job-related injuries and illnesses and providing _____ programs to increase knowledge about occupational safety and health.   Employers and employees both have rights during an OSHA inspection, but a successful inspection outcome is the result of a strategic balancing act between asserting your rights, fulfilling your responsibilities, and responding in a professional and respectful manner, Spurlock and Logsdon emphasized.