BC Advantage - 2017 Issue 4
Knock, Knock. Who's There? OSHA Inspector
An impromptu OSHA inspection is certainly not a joke to most organizations. Fortunately, OSHA provides a way to reduce the possibility of feeling unprepared for such an unnerving occurrence. OSHA offers a free voluntary On-site Consultation Program for small and medium sized businesses to assess their compliance with OSHA, identify workplace hazards, review OSHA standards, and help develop a new or improve an existing injury and illness prevention program. According to OSHA, a comprehensive consultation includes:An appraisal of all mechanical and environmental hazards and physical work practices.An appraisal of the present injury and illness prevention program or establishment...
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