If A Business Has A Fatality Or 3 Or More Employees Transported To The Hospital, Do I Have To Report It?

Yes. You can report during normal working hours by calling 1­800­287­2765 or by contacting a 24­hour toll­free Hotline at 1­800­321­OSHA. A report must be made within 8 hours of an employer becoming aware of the fatality or catastrophic event.

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