29 CFR 1904.8 - Recording criteria for needlestick and sharps injuries

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  • Simplex Time Recorder Co. v. Secretary of Labor, Nos. 83-2164
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (District of Columbia)
    • July 5, 1985
    ...(OSHRC Docket No. 82-301) also involving Simplex. In 82-301 the Secretary charged Simplex with violating Administration regulation 29 C.F.R. Sec. 1904.8 (1984), requiring that employers notify the Administration of employment-related accidents resulting in the hospitalization of five or mor......
  • Occupational Injury and Illness Recording and Reporting Requirements-NAICS Update and Reporting Revisions
    • United States
    • Federal Register September 18, 2014
    • September 18, 2014
    ...fatalities and certain work-related hospitalizations since 1971, the year the OSH Act went into effect. The initial regulation in 29 CFR 1904.8 required employers to report, within 48 hours, an employment incident resulting in the fatality of one or more employees or the hospitalization of ......
  • Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration,
    • United States
    • Federal Register October 09, 2002
    • October 9, 2002
    ...See Sec. 1904.7(b)(7). As indicated by the preceding rule text, OSHA's Final Rule has specific recording criteria for cases described in 29 CFR 1904.8 through 1904.12. These cases involve work-related needlestick and sharps injuries, medical removal, occupational hearing loss, work- related......
  • Workplace Health & Safety Council v. Reich, No. 94-1413
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (District of Columbia)
    • June 20, 1995
    ...a rule entitled, "Reporting of Fatality or Multiple Hospitalization Incidents," 59 Fed.Reg. 15,594 (April 1, 1994), codified at 29 C.F.R. Sec. 1904.8 (1994). That rule, deemed a "regulation" by OSHA in the preamble to section 1904, 29 C.F.R. Sec. 1904.8, provides in its (a) Within 8 hours a......
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  • Simplex Time Recorder Co. v. Secretary of Labor, Nos. 83-2164
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (District of Columbia)
    • July 5, 1985
    ...(OSHRC Docket No. 82-301) also involving Simplex. In 82-301 the Secretary charged Simplex with violating Administration regulation 29 C.F.R. Sec. 1904.8 (1984), requiring that employers notify the Administration of employment-related accidents resulting in the hospitalization of five or mor......
  • Workplace Health & Safety Council v. Reich, No. 94-1413
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (District of Columbia)
    • June 20, 1995
    ...entitled, "Reporting of Fatality or Multiple Hospitalization Incidents," 59 Fed.Reg. 15,594 (April 1, 1994), codified at 29 C.F.R. Sec. 1904.8 (1994). That rule, deemed a "regulation" by OSHA in the preamble to section 1904, 29 C.F.R. Sec. 1904.8, provides in its (a) Wit......
  • Cox Bros., Inc. v. Secretary of Labor, No. 75-2849
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (9th Circuit)
    • April 7, 1978
    ...duties on a construction site. In response to the workman's death, the Secretary of Labor inspected the job site. See OSHA Regulations, 29 C.F.R. § 1904.8 (1976). As a result of the inspection, Cox was cited for three violations of the Occupational Safety and Health Act (Act), 29 U.S.C. § 6......
  • Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. v. Occupational Safety and Health Review Com'n, No. 75-1163
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (7th Circuit)
    • May 10, 1976
    ...project at one time or another. The officer arrived at the site initially to investigate a report of two fatalities, as authorized by 29 C.F.R. § 1904.8 (1974). Subsequent to this inspection it was determined that a routine inspection of the safety conditions at the site should be conducted......

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