2017 Top 10 OSHA Violations

The Top 10 OSHA Violations for 2017 were recently released at the National Safety Congress and Expo.

The Top 10 list including the number of violations is:

  1. Fall Protection – General Requirements – 6,072
  2. Hazard Communication – 4,176
  3. Scaffolding – 3,288
  4. Respirator Protection – 3,097
  5. Lockout/Tagout – 2,877
  6. Ladders – 2,241
  7. Powered Industrial Trucks – 2,162
  8. Machine Guarding – 1,933
  9. Fall Protection – Training Requirements – 1,523
  10. Electrical – Wiring Methods -1,405

Source: http://www.ehstoday.com/osha/nsc-2017-osha-releases-its-list-top-10-violations