Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)
imposes a duty to employers to provide their employees with a workplace and job free from recognized hazards that may cause death or serious physical harm
Requires employers to inform employees who could be exposed to hazardous chemicals about them and to provide employees with training so that they can effectively protect themselves
Who OSHA Applies to
all employers engaged in a business affecting interstate commerce. Exempted is the US government, the states, and their political subdivisions, and certain industries regulated by other legislation.