Fall Protection Tops Safety + Health Magazines Top 10 OSHA Citations for 2013
Safety + Health is the official magazine of the National Safety Council (NSC) Congress and Expo and is a top industry authority on safety and OSHA related topics. They annually publish a top 10 list of the most cited OSHA standards. For a third year in a row OSHA standard Fall Protection (1926.501) topped the list of cited OSHA violations. Last year say a significant year over year increase in citation rising from 7,250 citations in 2012 to 8,241 citations in FY2013 showing the increased focus of Fall Protection by OSHA inspectors.
Hoosier Crane offers a full line of fall protection devices to help you company stay in compliance, keep workers safe and avoid OSHA fines. Whether you need to replace a worn or out dated Safety Harness or you are install a new permanent rigid fall protection system like the Gorbel Tether Track Fall protection Systems that we sell. Also remember that when you do experience a fall using a fall protection system that you should have you system inspected and replace any Lanyards and recertify any self retracting lifelines that are involved in preventing the fall.
If you would like to see the full list of Top 10 OSHA Violations please visit the article at Safety+Health Magazine.