OSHA Requirements and Training Resources for Waltham MA
Employers and workers in need of OSHA training in the Waltham MA area can contact OSHA Training Services Inc to request a training proposal for all OSHA courses (see OSHA course info below on this page). Worker safety for private companies located in Waltham MA or elsewhere in Massachusetts is regulated by the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Massachusetts does not operate an approved state OSHA program for public employees at the state or political sub-division (e.g.: city of Waltham, Middlesex county, public schools or colleges) level.
In addition, the State of Massachusetts requires all workers on most publicly funded construction sites to complete the OSHA 10 hour construction training course.
OSHA Training Regulations and Standards
Regulated employers located in Waltham Massachusetts are governed by the Federal OSHA health and safety standards found in the 29 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). These include, but are not limited to, the OSHA workplace poster requirements in Part 1903, OSHA injury and illness record-keeping requirements in Part 1904, general industry standards in Part 1910, maritime standards in Parts 1915, 1917 and 1918, construction standards in Part 1926, and agricultural standards in Part 1928.
Links to OSHA’s training standards are provided below.
Federal OSHA exercises jurisdiction over most private employers required to conduct OSHA training in Waltham and the rest of Massachusetts. Federal employers in MA also operate under the jurisdiction of Federal OSHA. There are two OSHA offices located in the eastern part of the state:
North Boston Area Office
Shattuck Office Center
138 River Road, Suite 102
Andover, MA 01810
South Boston Area Office
639 Granite Street, 4th Floor
Braintree, MA 02184
The OSHA national emergency hotline telephone number is 1-800-321-OSHA.
Massachusetts State Law Requiring OSHA 10 Hour Training
The State of Massachusetts has a state law requiring most workers on publicly funded construction sites in Waltham MA or anywhere else in Massachusetts to possess the OSHA wallet card proving they have successfully completed the OSHA 10 hour construction training course.
OSHA Training Resources
OSHA Training Conducted in English or Spanish at Your Site in Waltham MA (see available courses below)
On-Site OSHA Training Classes IN Waltham MA
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Disclaimer: This information was originally obtained from the Federal OSHA website. OSHA Training Services Inc. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate and up to date, but changes in state law and procedures affecting the information on this page are beyond our control. Contact OSHA program staff directly to verify important information regarding OSHA training requirements in Waltham MA.