OSHA defines a hazard as “the potential for harm.”Under OSHA’s General Duty Clause, employers are required to ensure that their job sites are “free from recognized hazards that are causing or are likely to cause death or serious physical harm” to workers. Managing the range and complexity of hazards in the modern workplace can present a daunting challenge to safety professionals.
Many OSHA standards that address hazardous work environments include explicit safety and health training requirements to ensure that workers have the skills and knowledge to manage the hazards associated with their job tasks.
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