Construction Safety Standards - Introduction To OSHA Quiz

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Construction Safety Standards - Introduction To OSHA Quiz

This test is an introduction to Construction Safety Standards.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What year was OSHA established?
    • A. 

      1926

    • B. 

      1884

    • C. 

      1945

    • D. 

      1970

  • 2. 
    What does NIOSH stand for?
    • A. 

      Nebraska Incorporated Occupational Safety & Health

    • B. 

      National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health

    • C. 

      National Independent Occupational Safety & Health

  • 3. 
    If a standard does not exist within OSHA's Policy, it is at the employers discretion to perform as they see fit.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    If we have policies that are above and beyond OSHA standards we will only be held accountable for OSHA.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    How soon do we need to notify OSHA after we have a recordable injury?
    • A. 

      2 Hours

    • B. 

      4 Hours

    • C. 

      24 Hours

    • D. 

      We do not have to notify OSHA

  • 6. 
    Which of the following comments apply to a Competent Person requirements? Pick all that apply
    • A. 

      Understands the OSHA standards that they are deemed competent over

    • B. 

      Can identify the hazards in the operation

    • C. 

      Has been designated by the company as the competent person and has the authority to take appropriate actions.

    • D. 

      Has completed an OSHA certified training class

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    What is the number for the Construction Safety Standards?
    • A. 

      CFR-32

    • B. 

      CFR-29

    • C. 

      1926

    • D. 

      1927

  • 8. 
    We follow the Construction Safety Standards 1926 not the General Industry Standards.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    If an OSHA compliance officer arrives on your project you are expected to: (Pick the best answer)
    • A. 

      Stop what you are doing and immediately take them on a field tour.

    • B. 

      Contact your project manager or highest ranking supervisor on duty and take the officer to the office to meet with them.

    • C. 

      Let everyone know so they can stop work and clean up.

    • D. 

      Allow full access to the project

  • 10. 
    If OSHA issues a citation for a willful violation the cost can be up to?
    • A. 

      $ 2,500

    • B. 

      $ 10,000

    • C. 

      $ 2,500

    • D. 

      $ 70,000

    • E. 

      $ 5,000

  • 11. 
    In order to prove we provided training we need to have the proper documentation with names on sign up sheet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What is the most cited violation within construction during the year of 2003?
    • A. 

      Scaffolds

    • B. 

      Fall Protection

    • C. 

      Electrical

    • D. 

      Excavations

  • 13. 
    If OSHA shows up at your site it is expected that you notify the District Safety Manager.....(pick best answer)
    • A. 

      Within 2 hours

    • B. 

      Immediately after the visit

    • C. 

      Immediately

    • D. 

      Within 24 hours

  • 14. 
    Failure to correct a prior violation may bring civil penalties of up to ______ for each day the violation continues.
    • A. 

      $ 250

    • B. 

      $ 500

    • C. 

      $ 2,500

    • D. 

      $ 7,000

    • E. 

      $ 1,000