Surviving OSHA Audit in Six Easy Steps
Duration: 90 Minutes
Learn how to quickly spot violations in the workplace and how to correct them to OSHA standards by attending this webinar. The attendee will also be made aware of the most frequent violations, compliance strategies, and the defense against citation. OSHA has a playbook that is used by each compliance and safety officer; the attendees will learn how to obtain a copy for free and tips for learning the content. Moreover, this webinar will give practical steps to an effective Injury and Illness Prevention Program (I2P2).
Objectives of the Presentation
Why Should you Attend
- Understand the OSHA audit process
- Be aware of their rights
- Discover the OSHA playbook on audit and enforcements
- Be aware of the top 10 most frequently cited violations
- Understand the defense against citation
- Learn negotiating tactics to reduce OSHA fines
- Learn the key components to an effective Safety and Health program
Recently, OSHA issued over 40,000 citations for safety violations in the workplace. In one example, a HVAC company was fined over $1.2 million for recordkeeping violations. Many organizations have learned to comply with OSHA regulations and have avoided fines and citations when audited by OSHA.
Imagine that OSHA showed up at your place of business today. What would you do? How would you handle the audit? Frightening perhaps to think about, but in reality there is no need to fear an OSHA visit - if you understand compliance and your organization's responsibilities. This webinar will help attendees better understand health and safety compliance issues for their organization and they will never fear OSHA again.
Who will Benefit
- OSHA's 10 most frequently cited violations in a built environment
- Using OSHA compliance wheel as a model for your safety program
- The #1 violation and why you're probably not compliant right now
- Training, inspections, written plans and other "administrative" requirements
- Strategies and common mistakes when OSHA visits
- How to convince management of the value of implementing your safety program
- How to negotiate reductions on fines
- Safety Managers
- Compliance Officers
- Internal Auditors
- Safety Committee Members
- Facility Managers
- HR Professionals
- Chief Engineers
- Department Heads
- General Managers
- Risk Managers
OSHA audits can be a source of stress and frustration if the employer does not know what to expect. Each inspection can be predictable and defensible for the trained workplace. This webinar will unveil the process of an OSHA audit and deliver actionable measures to help the employer protect themselves from citations and workplace injuries.