First and foremost, every employee has the right to work in a safe and healthy environment. No employees -- or their families -- should have to suffer because of avoidable dangers in the workplace. By creating a safe and healthy workplace, companies also protect themselves. Employee Retention An unsafe environment will probably make workers feel unappreciated.
Deaths related to occupational safety and health Accidents that send many public employees to the hospital Complaints from public employees or their representatives PESH also: Inspects public employer work sites Gives technical assistance during statewide emergencies PESH Services The Enforcement branch conducts unannounced inspections.
They set an abatement period for the employers to come into compliance, which they will discuss at a closing conference. If the employer does not comply during the abatement period, we can impose a penalty. The Consultation branch provides free consultation surveys at the request of a public employer.
The employer sets the scope of these surveys.
We provide a written report that identifies the hazards and recommends ways to correct each hazard. We also offer consultants to help train employees and correct violations cited as a result of an enforcement inspection.
All consultation activities are completely separate and kept confidential from the Enforcement Branch. PESH also has created strategic work groups for identified high hazard jobs.
These groups work with employers to lower the incidence of injuries and illnesses to public employees.
Fire service Long term health care How PESH can help you We show employers how to remove workplace hazards, which decrease work time lost by employees and cuts insurance and manpower costs.
Our training and tech tips for employers help them comply with regulations and make employees safer. We help employers develop written programs required under an OSHA standard. PESH speakers and presentations give employers details on new or existing standards and help educate public sector employers on ways to reduce workplace injuries and illnesses.
Complaint Forms New York State or local government employees or their official representatives may file a complaint with the Public Employee Safety and Health Bureau if they believe a violation of a safety or health standard exists at their worksite. Mail or fax the completed and signed form to the nearest PESH district office.
This applies if the employer is unable to comply with a violation because of unavailability of professional or technical personnel, or of materials and equipment needed to come into compliance.
The employer also must prove that they have: Taken all available steps to protect the employees exposed to the hazard Started an effective program for coming into compliance as soon as possible.
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