Presentation on theme: "OSHA Most Frequently Cited Serious Violations General Industry - FY-2003."— Presentation transcript:
OSHA Most Frequently Cited Serious Violations General Industry - FY-2003
Number of Serious Violations – FY Most Frequently Cited Serious Violations in General Industry – FY 2003 Hazard Communication-Written program Machine guards - General Eye & body flushing facilities Point of operation Open-sided floors Pulleys Lockout/Tagout - Program Grinders-Tongue guards Lockout/Tagout - Training Note: There were also 1118 Section 5(a)(1) General Duty Clause violations cited for all inspections during this period. Lockout/Tagout -Procedures
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart D - Walking/Working Surfaces ( ) Open-sided floors Housekeeping Wet floors Stair railings Floor holes Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart E – Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans, and Fire Prevention Plans ( ) Exit route doors unlocked Exit marking* Obstructed egress* Standard: Means of egress not clear* Exit routes free and unobstructed * OSHAs Subpart E standards were revised during FY The asterisked standards refer to the previous rule.
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart F - Powered Platforms ( ) Standard: Body belt & lanyard when working from aerial lift Trained operators for aerial lift Secure work position for employees in basket
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart G - Occupational Health ( ) Hearing conservation program Administrative/Engineering controls Standard: Audiometric testing program Training program Monitoring program
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart H - Hazardous Materials ( ) Standard: Spray areas – Free from combustible residue Class I liquids - Dispensing Compressed gases - Handling, storage and use Spray booth – Air velocity Sources of ignition - Precautions
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart I - Personal Protective Equipment ( ) Personal protective equipment Eye & face protection PPE hazard assessment Standard: Written respiratory protection program Medical evaluation to determine employees ability to use respirator
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart J - General Environmental Controls ( ) Lockout/Tagout - Program Lockout/Tagout - Training Lockout/Tagout - Procedures Lockout/Tagout - Content of energy control procedures Standard: Lockout/Tagout procedure - Periodic inspection
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart K - Medical & First Aid ( ) Eye & body flushing facilities First aid Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart L - Fire Protection ( ) Extinguishers - Training program Extinguishers - Initial & annual training Portable extinguishers - Provided and accessible Standard: Extinguishers - Annual checks Extinguishers – Visual monthly inspection
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart M - Compressed Gas & Air Equipment ( ) Pressure gage/safety valve Safety valves tested Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart O - Machinery & Machine Guarding ( ) Machine guards - General Grinders - Tongue guards Pulleys Point of operation Grinders - Work rests Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart P - Hand & Portable Powered Tools ( ) Compressed air for cleaning Portable grinders - Guards Standard: Condition of tools & equipment Portable grinders - General
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart Q - Welding, Cutting & Brazing ( ) Oxygen cylinder storage - Separation Cylinder storage - Inside of buildings Protection from rays Valve caps Arc welding/cutting - Maintenance of cables Standard: 1910.
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart R - Special Industries ( ) Standard: Logging – Foot protection Logging - First aid training Logging – Written certification of training Logging – First aid kits Logging – Contents of first aid kit
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart S - Electrical ( ) Live parts Grounding path Electrical box covers Conductors entering cabinets/boxes/fittings protected from abrasion Standard: Flexible cords and cables – Strain relief
Number of Serious Violations – FY Subpart Z - Toxic & Hazardous Substances ( ) Hazard Communication - Written program Hazard Communication - Information and training Hazard Communication - Label identification Hazard Communication - Training initially and for new hazards Hazard Communication - Material Safety Data Sheets Standard: 1910.