Occupational Safety and Health Act

OSHA wants every worker to go home safe.

Brief Summary of Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970

The Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) was created on December 29, 1970, signed by Richard Nixon and enacted by the Congress. The Occupational Safety and Health Act was created to ensure that workers will be safe and the work environment will not harm others. For example: toxic materials, machines malfunctions, and unsanitary working environment. It also protects the worker from discharging and discrimination.

OSHA saved my life.

On June 8th, 2008, just one week after my 29th birthday, my life was saved by a government bureaucrat working for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. It was a day that I will remember for absolutely the rest of my life.


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