If you are employed in any industry, but especially one that includes physical labor, you are entitled to safe workplace conditions.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics found that 5,147 workers were killed on the job in 2017.
Common, everyday accidents can be avoided if The Occupational Safety and Health Administration standards are followed.
The following were the top 10 most frequent safety violations found by OSHA:
Fall protection, construction
Hazard communication standard
Control of hazardous energy
Powered industrial trucks
Fall Protection–Training Requirements
Machinery and Machine Guarding
Eye and Face Protection