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#102: What Is The Objective Of OSHA?
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cfr 1910.38 Is osha 300 log confidential | Blocked By: 1978
Attempting to make sense of OSHA regulations but don't know where to start
off? Been to the OSHA web site and are overwhelmed? Do not be concerned.
You will find the answers here. I have attempted to take the very best of
what the OSHA website has to provide for both little and massive company
and create a step-by-step method to support you understand your company's
obligations and what you need to have to do subsequent. This guide kicks
it off with a standard introduction to OSHA.
The Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Worker Protection Act (MSPA)
regulates the hiring and employment activities of agricultural employers,
farm labor contractors, and associations making use of migrant and
seasonal agricultural workers. The Act prescribes wage protections,
housing and transportation safety requirements, farm labor contractor
registration needs, and disclosure specifications. The Wage and Hour
Division administers this law.
The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) exempts agricultural workers from
overtime premium spend, but requires the payment of the minimum wage to
workers employed on larger farms (farms employing far more than roughly
seven full-time workers. The Act has particular child-labor regulations
that apply to agricultural employment youngsters beneath 16 are forbidden
to operate throughout school hours and in specific jobs deemed also
unsafe. Kids employed on their families' farms are exempt from these
regulations. The Wage and Hour Division administers this law. OSHA also
has particular safety and wellness requirements that may possibly apply to
The Mine Act holds mine operators responsible for the safety and overall
health of miners provides for the setting of mandatory security and health
requirements, mandates miners' training requirements prescribes penalties
for violations and enables inspectors to close harmful mines. The safety
and overall health requirements address quite a few hazards such as roof
falls, flammable and explosive gases, fire, electrical energy, gear
rollovers and maintenance, airborne contaminants, noise, and respirable
dust. MSHA enforces safety and well being needs at much more than 13,000
mines, investigates mine accidents, and delivers mine operators training,
technical and compliance assistance.
Several agencies administer applications related solely to the
construction sector. OSHA has specific occupational safety and well being
standards for building The Wage and Hour Division , under Davis-Bacon and
associated acts, demands payment of prevailing wages and advantages The
Workplace of Federal Contract Compliance Programs enforces Executive Order
11246 , which needs federal construction contractors and subcontractors,
as well as federally assisted building contractors, to supply equal
chance the anti-kickback section of the Copeland Act precludes a federal
contractor from inducing any employee to sacrifice any portion of the
Such occurrences might be topic to the Worker Adjustment and Retraining
Notification Act (WARN) WARN gives staff early warning of impending
layoffs or plant closings. The Employment and Coaching Administration
(ETA) provides info to the public on WARN, although neither ETA nor the
Division of Labor has
administrative responsibility] for the statute, which is enforced by way
of private action in the federal courts.
Some of the statutes and regulations enforced by the U.S. Division of
Labor (DOL) need that notices be provided to staff and/or posted in the
workplace. DOL provides free of charge electronic and printed copies of
these required posters.
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