Occupational Safety and Health Act

What is O.S.H.A?

OSHA, or the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is a government formed agency that is designed to "assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance".

What does OSHA do?

OSHA provides safety standards and proper training for all employees to insure a safe and healthy work environment.

the occupational safety and health act was put into effect by richard nixon in December 1970

for any additional information

If you need information about any job or piece of equipment you may need to speak with a supervisor or Human Resource manager to acquire the proper training. Also be sure to report any unsafe equipment or working conditions immediately to your supervisor and HR department.