OSHA announces their preliminary safety violations for fiscal year 2021. Below is a list of the Top 10  most frequently cited workplace safety standards.

  1. Fall Protection – General Requirements
  2. Respiratory Protection
  3. Ladders
  4. Scaffolding
  5. Hazard Communication
  6. Lockout/Tagout
  7. Fall Protection – Training Requirements
  8. Personal Protective and Lifesaving Equipment – Eye and Face Protection
  9. Powered Industrial Trucks
  10. Machine Guarding

The announcement and citations counts regarding the full details can be found here. At the end of the year a more in depth analysis will be provided and listed on their website. OSHA’s Fiscal Year 2020 Top 10 cited standards is available along with specific topic pages for standards and resources.