Workers\' Rights

Workers\' Rights
Title:
Workers' Rights
Format:
Paperback
USA Price: 
Stock:
In stock
GPO Stock Number:
029-000-00469-2
ISBN:
9780160953286
Table of Contents

Introduction 3

Worker Protection is the Law of the Land 3

Workers’ Rights under the OSH Act 3

Employer Responsibilities 4

Who Does OSHA Cover 5

Private Sector Workers 5

State and Local Government Workers 5

Federal Government Workers 5

Not Covered under the OSH Act 6

Worker Rights in State-Plan States 6

Right to a Safe and Healthful Workplace 7

Employers’ “General Duty” 7

OSHA Standards: Protection on the Job 7

Right to be Provided Protective Equipment Free of Charge 8

Right to Information 8

OSHA Worksite Investigations 10

Right to File a Complaint with OSHA to Request an On-site OSHA Inspection 11

Rights of Workers during an Inspection 12

Workers’ Rights following Issuance of Citations 13

Right to Information if No Inspection is Conducted or No Citation Issued 14

Right to Use Your Rights: Protection against Retaliation Whistleblower Protection 14

If There is a Dangerous Situation at Work 16

Additional Whistleblower Protections 16

OSHA Assistance, Services, and Programs 21

Establishing a Safety and Health Program 21

Compliance Assistance Specialists 21

No Cost On-Site Safety and Health Consultation Services for Small Business 22

Cooperative Programs 22

Occupational Safety and Health Training 23

OSHA Educational Materials 23

How to Contact OSHA 23

OSHA Regional Offices 24

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$3.00
International Price:
$4.20
Publisher:
Labor Dept., Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Notes:
Supersedes: Employee Workplace Rights, 2003.
Key Phrases:
  • OSHA 3021 06R
  • Occupational Safety and Health
Weight:
0.1875
Quantity Price:
Discount
Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Record Creation Date:
09/27/2019
Last Status Update:
10/21/2019
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