OSHA's Efforts to Ensure Employers Report Job Related Injuries and Illness

Thursday, February 18, 2021
OSHA's Efforts to Ensure Employers Report Job Related Injuries and Illness

OSHA's Efforts to Ensure Employers Report Job Related Injuries and Illness

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) collects data from employers about injuries and illness in order to provide oversight of industries, as well as to improve safety policies for workers. However, OSHA officials told GAO that a high number of employers may not have reported this data in 2019. We talk with GAO's Tom Costa to find out more.