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National Safety Council 2007 top Ten Violations

General Information to share:

 
 
OSHA's 10 Most Frequently Cited
Violations of 2007
Including links to training programs available through the National Safety Council
(OSHA's list covers the period of October 1, 2006 through September 30, 2007.)
 

1. Scaffolding (1926.451 )

10,188

Compliance Training: Construction sites

2. Fall Protection (1926.501)  

6,786

Compliance Training: Construction sites

3. Hazard Communication (1910.1200 )

6,658

Compliance Training: Hazard Communication

4. Respiratory Protection (1910.134)

4,113

On-line Training: Respiratory Protection

5. Lockout/Tagout (1910.147)

3,978

Compliance Training: Lockout / Tagout

6. Powered Industrial Trucks (1910.178)

3,478

Training: Powered Industrial Trucks

Training: Coaching the Lift Truck Operator

7. Electrical Wiring (1910.305)

3,192

Compliance Training: Electrical Safety

8. Ladders (1926.1053)

2,842

Compliance Training: Construction sites

9. Machine Guarding (1910.212)

2,749

Compliance Training: Machine Guarding

10. Electrical (1910.303 )

2,519

Compliance Training: Electrical Safety

 
 
 
 
 

Benefits of sharing this information:

The NSC list represents the most frequently citied violations for companies throughout the nation. The list also contains three citations (Scaffolding, Fall Protection & Ladders) that Lilly's Fall Protection Lead Team has also identified as critical aspects of fall protection. This information can be shared throughout the company to further emphasize the importance of preventing working at height fall incidents.

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