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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) keeps records not only of the most frequently cited standards overall, but also within particular industries. The most recent statistics from OSHA reveal the top standards cited from October 2011 through September 2012 for scrap and waste materials companies specifically SIC 5093.
- Powered industrial trucks
- Hazard Communication
- Respiratory Protection
- The control of hazardous energy (lockout/tagout)
- Wiring methods, components, and equipment for general use
- General requirements for all machines
- Portable fire extinguishers
- General requirements
- Abrasive wheel machinery
- Occupational noise exposure
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jay Shelton is the Senior Vice President of Executive Risk at Assurance. With nearly 20 years of experience in the risk management experience, Jay leads the Executive Risk Team which focuses on both publicly traded and privately held Directors & Officers Liability, Errors & Omissions, Cyber, Crime, Employment Practices, Management Liability and other executive management coverages. His main responsibility is to identify and evaluate clients’ exposure and implement programs that will minimize risk. Jay is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He earned a Master's degree in Business Administration from Notre Dame University and Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Indiana University. Jay is a member of the American Society of Safety Engineers, Professional Liability Underwriter Society (PLUS) and Risk Management Society (RIMS).