OSHA Releases List of Most Common Citations

Scaffolding and fall protection have topped a list of the top ten most common citations. The list was released by OSHA for Fiscal Year 2011 (October 1, 2010 through September 30, 2011):

    Scaffolding
    Fall protection
    Hazard communication standard
    Respiratory protection
    Control of hazardous energy (lockout/tagout)
    Electrical, wiring methods, components and equipment
    Powered industrial trucks
    Ladders
    Electrical systems design
    Machine guarding

For more details, visit the OSHA Website. The California Department of Industrial Relations has not yet released statistics for 2011.