In the workplace, employers should create a safe and healthy environment. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was created to ensure this environment. This week’s reading assignment and the M.U.S.E. item OSHA Standards may be helpful in completing this assignment.
For this assignment, you will create a report of at least 750 words. In your report, address the following:
- Summarize the history and purpose of OSHA
- Provide examples of three OSHA standards and how they are observed in the workplace.
- Describe a real-world example of an organization that violated OSHA standards and the consequences of the violation.