OSHA violations can be a costly mistake. The incidents that may result from them can be worse. Last week’s infographic about construction site accidents looked at the frequency, nature and costs of reported incidents. We believe that 100% of construction site accidents are avoidable, and following OSHA’s standards and codes to the letter is a good start.
The top 10 most frequently cited OSHA violations for 2012 were:
- Fall Protection (code: 1926.501)
- Hazard Communication (code: 1910.1200)
- Scaffolds (code: 1926.451)
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