Because the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cannot inspect all 7 million workplaces it covers each year, the Agency seeks to prioritize its inspection resources. In this year’s report, we have provided individual charts for the top 10 violations for both general industry and construction, with last year’s ranking in the last column.
This Special Report will help guide the regulated community through EPA’s 2015 MSGP for stormwater discharges associated with industrial activity.
The 2015 revisions have significant deviations from the previous 2008 MSGP that warrant the regulated community’s attention.
This Special Report contains information on applicability, compliance deadlines, routine inspections and quarterly visual assessments as well as selecting and implementing control measures.
After 27 years, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released new regulations for underground storage tanks (USTs). Expanding on the 1988 regulations, the new regulations aim to curb releases of petroleum and hazardous substances into the environment.
The EPA estimates that 6,000 UST releases are discovered annually. To minimize these releases, the revisions focus directly on ensuring proper operation and maintenance of UST equipment as well as emphasizing the importance of operator training.
Near misses are accidents waiting to happen. Download and print this free poster for your workplace to help reduce injuries and remind workers of the importance of reporting near misses.
Everyone is talking about safety culture. This free toolkit will help you improve your existing program, or start one at your company. Get tips, a handy checklist, and two safety culture training talks—download today!
Learn about OSHA’s current enforcement efforts and see which standards have made the Agency’s “most frequently violated” list. In this year’s report, you get individual charts for the top 10 violations for both general industry and construction, compared with last year’s ranking.
Print and post this active shooter poster in your workplace to help staff prepare in case of an emergency. [English and Spanish versions]
This report will evaluate the pros and cons of conducting an environmental compliance audit, explain the criteria by which an audit should be conducted, and review the process for disclosing, via EPA’s online “e-disclosure” tool, any violations discovered during the course of an environmental compliance audit.
Use this self assessment tool to determine your environmental footprint. Download today!
Don’t get caught without the necessary records in the event of a surprise EPA or OSHA inspection. This special report contains a series of recordkeeping checklists to assist EHS managers to stay in compliance with major environmental and safety laws. Be advised that your state may have different recordkeeping requirements.