Reducing Cumulative Trauma Disorders

CTD’s are strains due to long-term repetitive motion or continually working in an awkward position. Strains commonly occur in the wrists, arms, shoulders or back, See the FREAS SharePoint page under Safety for more information on this topic and previous Weekly Safety Messages.

Top-10 Most Cited OSHA Violations

OSHA has released their list of most frequently cited violations for the year so far. The list includes both the Construction (1926) and the General Industry (1910) standards. Fall Protection remains at the top. Also please note that the Respiratory Protection and PPE numbers do not include any COVID related data. The analysis covers only the OSHA general industry and construction requirements.