Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, employers are responsible for providing safe and healthful workplaces for their employees. The Occupational Health and Safety Administration's (OSHA) role is to ensure these safe conditions for America's working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and providing training, education and assistance.
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Safety managers throughout the country work to prevent incidents, minimize injuries and prevent disruption in company production. One of their biggest fears is a knock from an OSHA compliance safety and health officer.