Occupational Health & Safety for HR: Policy & Standards


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The Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) of 1970 is regulated by:

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1. Companies must be in compliance with this standard subpart, common to most companies, in order for employees to have a safe and healthy work environment:

2. Zippy Manufacturing employees operate industrial saws with sharp blades. The procedure manual requires workers to wear safety protection glasses when operating the saw. Which standard identifies this compliance strategy?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your understanding of occupational health and safety with the quiz and worksheet. Things you should be familiar with include how hazardous materials are marked and the description of standard subpart 1910.138.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can plan to be evaluated on:

  • The role of an HR manager working with OSHA
  • How hazardous materials are marked
  • The organization that regulates OSHA
  • Standard subparts 1910.132 - 1910.138

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on workplace safety
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the role the HR manager plays with OSHA standards
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer a question about the organization that is responsible for regulating OSHA

Additional Learning

To review material related to workplace safety, read through the short lesson titled Occupational Health & Safety for HR: Policy & Standards. This lesson will guide you to:

  • Identify the statistics on workplace injuries and deaths
  • Recall the importance of OSHA and how it helps promote workplace safety
  • Learn about the different subpart OSHA standards
  • Understand the necessary steps that are needed to carry out OSHA standards and procedures such as observations and training