OSHA recently released its top 10 most frequently cited standards for 2018.  The list didn't change much from 2017, with fall protection violations once again leading the way.  OSHA releases this data to help businesses identify areas of common safety pain points with hopes to improve safety.

Top 10 OSHA Violations

  • Fall Protection

    7,270 Citations

  • Hazard Communication

    4,552 Citations

  • Scaffolding

    3,336 Citations

  • Respiratory Protection

    3,118 Citations

  • Lockout/Tagout

    2,944 Citations

  • Ladders

    2,812 Citations

  • Powered Industrial Trucks

    2,294 Citations

  • Fall Protections Training Requirements

    1,982 Citations

  • Machine Guarding

    1,972 Citations

  • Eye and Face Protection

    1,536 Citations

To read more about the top 10 types of violations, please click here.

Fusco & Orsini Insurance Services offers many risk management solutions to assist your company with safety.  We can help you implement some loss control strategies to ensure that you keep your employees safe and eliminate the risk of OSHA citations.  Get started by reaching out to Ray Ramirez; his contact information is displayed below.




(858) 384-1506

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