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OSHA's Fatal Four by the Numbers


Grainger Editorial Staff

With one-in-five worker deaths happening in the construction industry, OSHA’s Focus Four Hazards are a major focus point for safety managers. With planning, providing, and training, safety managers can lessen these fatal four threats and keep their workers safe from harm.

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Sources:

http://www.ehstoday.com/osha/dol-increases-maximum-penalty-amounts-osha-violations

https://www.osha.gov/oshstats/commonstats.html

https://www.oshaeducationcenter.com/articles/2018-osha-fine-increases.aspx

http://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/construction-workers-experience-higher-rates-of-injury-premature-death-study-2

https://www.nsc.org/work-safety/safety-topics/struck-by-objects

https://www.nsc.org/work-safety/safety-topics/slips-trips-falls

The information contained in this article is intended for general information purposes only and is based on information available as of the initial date of publication. No representation is made that the information or references are complete or remain current. This article is not a substitute for review of current applicable government regulations, industry standards, or other standards specific to your business and/or activities and should not be construed as legal advice or opinion. Readers with specific questions should refer to the applicable standards or consult with an attorney.

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