This webinar will provide a description of what the requirements for OSHA Injury and Illness reporting, as well as what constitutes the various acceptable categories for reportable and no reportable injuries./ The webinar will also define common terms used by OSHA and the methods for calculating the injury and illness rates in your facility.
Why should you attend: Failure to properly report injuries and illnesses and to properly comply with thje annual posting requirements is one of the top ten most cited violations issued by OSHA inspectors. It is critical that employers understand the reporting requirements and what constitutes proper and timely reporting of injuries and illnesses on a regular basis, as well as annual reporting.
Areas Covered in the Session:
Who Will Benefit:
- Regulatory Requirements
- Classification of companies that are required to report and those that are exempt
- classification of reportable injuries and illnesses
- Business Owners
- Safety Personnel
- Human Resource Personnel
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
CME Credit Statement
- Identify the requirements for OSHA Injury and Illness reporting and define common terms used by OSHA and the methods for calculating the injury and illness rates in a facility.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of CFMC and MentorHealth. CFMC is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
CFMC designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other Healthcare Professionals Credit Statement
This educational activity has been planned and implemented following the administrative and educational design criteria required for certification of health care professions continuing education credits. Registrants attending this activity may submit their certificate along with a copy of the course content to their professional organizations or state licensing agencies for recognition for 1.5 hours.
It is the policy of CFMC and MentorHealth that the faculty discloses real or apparent conflicts of interest relating to the topics of the educational activity.
All members of the faculty and planning team have nothing to disclose nor do they have any vested interests or affiliations
Obtaining Certificate of Credit
Colorado Foundation for Medical Care (CFMC) hosts an online activity evaluation system, certificate and outcomes measurement process. Following the activity, you must link to CFMC's online site (link below) to complete the evaluation form in order to receive your certificate of credit. Once the evaluation form is complete and submitted, you will be automatically sent a copy of your certificate via email. Please note, participants must attend the entire activity to receive all types of credit. Continuing Education evaluation and request for certificates will be accepted up to 60 days post activity date. CFMC will keep a record of attendance on file for 6 years.