For construction, fabrication, and manufacturing businesses, OSHA violations and related penalties are a real concern.
This infographic by The Asbestos Institute uncovers the most commonly violated safety standards and how much they cost businesses of various sizes and industries.
It also includes some unique info and stats. For example, in 2012 there were 905,690 days off resulting from occupational illnesses and injuries and these illnesses and injuries cost businesses nearly $170 billion a year.
This infographic reminds companies to make the smart move: partner with a company that can provide safety training to help save money and lives at the same time.