ERIC Number: ED102387
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
All About OSHA: The Who, What, Where, When, Why and How of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, DC.
The pamphlet summarizes the operations of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the provisions of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970. OSHA's mission is to assure safe and healthful working conditions and to preserve human resources. Employers and employees who are covered by the act and employer and employee responsibilities and rights are described. The functions of OSHA include establishing standards and inspection procedures, which are described in detail. Sources of additional information about OSHA are suggested. Assistance for small businesses through long-term loans and the role of the States in developing and operating their own job safety and health programs are described. The pamphlet concludes with a listing of regional and area OSHA offices. (Author/NH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, DC.