Introduction To OSHA

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Introduction To OSHA

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Protect the safety and health of the general public.

    • B. 

      Protect the safety and health of America’s workers.

    • C. 

      Ensure that all workers receive the federal minimum wage.

    • D. 

      Ensure that all workers receive adequate workers’ compensation payments.

  • 2. 
    The creation of OSHA provided this important right to workers:
    • A. 

      The right to equal employment opportunities.

    • B. 

      The right to privacy.

    • C. 

      The right to pension benefits.

    • D. 

      The right to a safe and healthful workplace.

  • 3. 
    A Safety Data Sheet (SDS) gives information about:
    • A. 

      Hazardous chemicals.

    • B. 

      Injuries in the workplace.

    • C. 

      Medical examinations.

    • D. 

      Machinery maintenance.

  • 4. 
    Workers have the right to seek safety and health on the job without fear of punishment
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    During an OSHA inspection:
    • A. 

      Worker representatives are not permitted to accompany the inspector.

    • B. 

      You may not describe safety and health concerns you have to the inspector.

    • C. 

      Employers determine which workers are interviewed.

    • D. 

      You have the right to talk to the inspector privately.

  • 6. 
    One of the main responsibilities employers have under OSHA is to:
    • A. 

      Provide training required by OSHA standards.

    • B. 

      Reduce air pollution in the environment.

    • C. 

      Conduct energy audits.

    • D. 

      Notify OSHA of any workplace injury or illness.

  • 7. 
    OSHA requires that employers pay for most required personal protective equipment (PPE), including:
    • A. 

      Uniforms

    • B. 

      Logging boots

    • C. 

      Hard hats

    • D. 

      Weather-related gear

  • 8. 
    What type of OSHA inspection is conducted when immediate death or serious harm is likely?
    • A. 

      Complaint

    • B. 

      Programmed

    • C. 

      Referral

    • D. 

      Imminent danger

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      File a complaint online

    • B. 

      Submit a written, signed complaint with specific hazard information

    • C. 

      Request a Health Hazard Evaluation from NIOSH

    • D. 

      Submit an unsigned complaint form to OSHA