OSHA has produced a new video describing the workers’ rights to a safe workplace. (Click on image to view video, or click here to view it in a larger version on Youtube.)

Viewers of the video are directed to www.osha.gov/workers for more information. There’ll they’ll learn about:

Also on the web page:

How workers can:

  • Ask OSHA to inspect their workplace;
  • Use their rights under the law without retaliation and discrimination;
  • Receive information and training about hazards, methods to prevent harm, and the OSHA standards that apply to their workplace. The training must be in a language you can understand;
  • Get copies of test results done to find hazards in the workplace;
  • Review records of work-related injuries and illnesses;
  • Get copies of their medical records.