Presentation on theme: "OSHA Most Frequently Cited Serious Violations General Industry - FY-2007."— Presentation transcript:
OSHA Most Frequently Cited Serious Violations General Industry - FY-2007
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 2 Most Frequently Cited Serious Violations in General Industry FY 2007 Machine Guards - General Eye & Body Flushing Facilities Point of Operation Open-Sided Floors Conductors Entering Cabinets/Boxes/Fittings Protected from Abrasion Lockout/Tagout - Program Grinders-Tongue Guards Hazard Communication – Information & Training Note: There were also 1277 Section 5(a)(1) General Duty Clause violations cited for all inspections during this period. Lockout/Tagout - Procedures Hazard Communication – Written Program
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 3 Subpart D - Walking/Working Surfaces (1910.21 - 30) Open-sided floors Housekeeping Wet floors Stair railings Floor holes Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 4 Subpart E – Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans, and Fire Prevention Plans (1910.33 - 39) Exit route doors unlocked Exit marking Exit access signs Standard: 1910. Not an Exit signs Exit routes free & unobstructed
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 5 Subpart F - Powered Platforms (1910.66 - 68) Trained operators for aerial lift Standard: 1910. Body belt & lanyard when working from aerial lift Secure work position for employees in basket
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 6 Subpart G - Occupational Health (1910.94 - 98) Hearing conservation program Administrative/Engineering controls Standard: 1910. Audiometric testing program Training program Monitoring program
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 7 Subpart H - Hazardous Materials (1910.101 - 126) Standard: 1910. Spray booth – Air velocity Class I liquids - Dispensing Compressed gases - Handling, storage & use Spray areas – Cleaning Sources of ignition - Precautions
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 8 Subpart I - Personal Protective Equipment (1910.132 - 139) Personal protective equipment Eye & face protection PPE hazard assessment Standard: 1910. Written respiratory protection program Medical evaluation to determine employees ability to use respirator
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 9 Subpart J - General Environmental Controls (1910.141 - 147) Lockout/Tagout - Program Lockout/Tagout - Training Lockout/Tagout - Procedures Lockout/Tagout - Content of energy control procedures Standard: 1910. Lockout/Tagout procedure - Periodic inspection
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 10 Subpart K - Medical & First Aid (1910.151 - 152) Eye & body flushing facilities First aid Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 11 Subpart L - Fire Protection (1910.155 - 165) Extinguishers - Training program Extinguishers - Initial & annual training Extinguishers - Provided & accessible Standard: 1910. Extinguishers - Annual checks Extinguishers – Monthly visual inspection
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 12 Subpart M - Compressed Gas & Air Equipment (1910.166 - 169) Pressure gage/safety valve Safety valves tested Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 14 Subpart O - Machinery & Machine Guarding (1910.211 - 219) Machine guards - General Grinders - Tongue guards Pulleys Point of operation Grinders - Work rests Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 15 Subpart P - Hand & Portable Powered Tools (1910.241 - 244) Compressed air for cleaning Vertical portable grinders - Guarding Standard: 1910. Condition of tools & equipment Portable abrasive wheels - General guarding Pneumatic powered tools – Hose/connection design
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 16 Subpart Q - Welding, Cutting & Brazing (1910.251 - 255) Oxygen cylinder storage – Separation by distance or barrier Cylinder storage - Inside of buildings Protection from arc welding rays Oxygen cylinder storage – Away from combustibles Arc welding/cutting - Maintenance of cables Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 17 Subpart R - Special Industries (1910.261 - 272) Standard: 1910. Logging – Foot protection Logging - First aid/CPR training current Logging – Written certification of training Logging – Eye protection Logging – Employee training
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 18 Subpart S - Electrical (1910.301 - 399) Live parts Grounding path Electrical box covers Conductors entering cabinets/boxes/fittings protected from abrasion Standard: 1910. Proper installation & use of equipment
Number of Serious Violations – FY 2007 19 Subpart Z - Toxic & Hazardous Substances (1910.1000 - 1450) Hazard Communication - Written program Hazard Communication - Information & training Hazard Communication – MSDSs readily accessible Hazard Communication - Training initially & for new hazards Hazard Communication – MSDS for each chemical used Standard: 1910.
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