Top-10 Rule Violations

The most common Safety & Health rules L&I inspectors cite during inspections for Fedral Fiscal Year 2013 (Oct. 1, 2012-Sept. 30 2013).

 

All Industries

Washington Administrative Code (WAC) Topic Area
Description
WAC 296-155-110 (leg.wa.gov) Accident prevention program
WAC 296-800-170 (87 KB PDF) Employer chemical hazard communication
WAC 296-800-280 (384 KB PDF) Basic electrical rules
WAC 296-155-246 (leg.wa.gov) Fall protection
WAC 296-800-130 (25 KB PDF) Safety committees and safety meetings
WAC 296-800-160 (50 KB PDF) Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
WAC 296-800-140 (23 KB PDF) Accident prevention program
WAC 296-800-300 (42 KB PDF) Portable fire extinguishers
WAC 296-800-150 (63 KB PDF) First-aid
WAC 296-155-120 (leg.wa.gov) First-aid training and certification

 

Construction Only

WAC Topic Area
Description
WAC 296-155-110 (leg.wa.gov) Accident prevention program
WAC 296-155-246 (leg.wa.gov) Fall protection
WAC 296-155-120 (leg.wa.gov) First-aid training and certification
WAC 296-876-400 (leg.wa.gov) Ladder Use
WAC 296-155-350 (leg.wa.gov) Tools - hand and power
WAC 296-155-200 (leg.wa.gov) PPE
WAC 296-155-500 (leg.wa.gov) Guardrails, handrails and covers
WAC 296-155-650 (leg.wa.gov) Excavation, trenching and shoring
WAC 296-874-200 (leg.wa.gov) Scaffolding - general requirements
WAC 296-155-470 (leg.wa.gov) Stairways

 

All Industries Excluding Construction

WAC Topic Area
Description
WAC 296-800-170 (87 KB PDF) Employer chemical hazard communication
WAC 296-800-280 (384 KB PDF) Basic electrical rules
WAC 296-800-130 (25 KB PDF) Safety committees and safety meetings
WAC 296-800-160 (50 KB PDF) PPE
WAC 296-800-140 (23 KB PDF) Accident prevention program
WAC 296-800-300 (42 KB PDF) Portable fire extinguishers
WAC 296-800-150 (63 KB PDF) First-aid
WAC 296-806-400 (leg.wa.gov) Additional requirements for machines/operations
WAC 296-800-310 (46 KB PDF) Exit routes and employee alarm systems
WAC 296-800-270 (21 KB PDF) Workplace structural integrity

 

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