A Powerful Partnership
Millhiser Smith maintains a close working relationship with Iowa OSHA. We partner with them for OSHA consultation visits. In addition, OSHA can help you with enforcement visits.
Our OSHA compliance assistance is a part of Millhiser Smith's DISCOVERisk, an initiative to lower your overall risk.
Call a member of our risk improvement team at 319-365-8611 or email us for assistance with all your OSHA compliance questions and needs.
Safety Program "Quick Check"
Take a moment to assess your company's level of compliance using this tool, then call us to find out how we can help.
The following updates from Occupational Safety and Health Administration are brought to you by Millhiser Smith Agency.
OSHA Updates 1904 Recordkeeping Rule
As of January 1, 2015, all employers must report:
- All work-related fatalities within 8 hours.
- All work-related inpatient hospitalizations, all amputations, and all losses of an eye within 24 hours.
Download our document for more information on reporting requirements.
Delay in Rule to Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses
OSHA indicates it will not be ready to receive electronic workplace injury and illness reports by the established deadline of July 1, 2017.
Affected employers should continue to record and report injuries as currently required by law. Download our document for more information on the delay to electronic reporting.
Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection Standards in General Industry
OSHA issued a final rule updating its general industry Walking-Working Surfaces standards specific to slip, trip and fall hazards. The rule also includes a new section under the general industry Personal Protective Equipment standards that establishes employer requirements for using personal fall protection systems.
Call Millhiser Smith for more information on compliance requirements. Download our document for more information on updates to the standard.