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The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSHA) requires employers to keep their work environments safe for workers. The Act is administered by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), within the Department of Labor. Any business with one or more employees must comply with OSHA regulations.What are OSHA regulations for health care?
OSHA for the healthcare sector is a comprehensive set of regulations that require compliance from employers. This is understandable, given that workers in the healthcare industry are exposed to perhaps the highest and widest range of hazards.What are the rules of OSHA?
The law requires that employers provide their employees with working conditions that are free of known dangers. The Act created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), which sets and enforces protective workplace safety and health standards. OSHA also provides information, training and assistance to workers and employers.