- How does OSHA enforce its standards?
- Whose responsibility is it to provide you with training required by OSHA standards?
- What are some standards that require worker training?
- What training must employers provide to employees?
- Are all employers required to train their employees?
OSHA enforces its regulations and standards by conducting inspections based on priority such as an imminent danger situation, fatality, or a worker complaint.
Your employer must provide you with information and training on job hazards, including all hazardous substances in your workplace.
General industry Training Documentation RequirementsAsbestos Awareness, Abatement, Operations, and Maintenance.Bloodborne pathogens.Control of Hazardous Energy (LOTO)Emergency Action Plans.Employee medical records.Forklift operator certification.Hazard communication and SDS.Hazardous waste operations (HAZWOPER)
Safety Training: Many of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) regulations explicitly require the employer to train employees in the safety and health aspects of their jobs.
Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) legislation requires employers do everything they reasonably can to protect the health and safety of their employees. This means: ensuring your workers have the skills and training needed to do their jobs in a healthy and safe manner. providing safety equipment and