With the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, Congress made the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to guarantee sheltered and energizing working conditions for working men and ladies by setting and authorizing principles and by giving preparing, effort, instruction and help.
OSHA is a piece of the United States Department of Labor. The director for OSHA is the Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health. OSHA's overseer answers to the Secretary of Labor, who is an individual from the bureau of the President of the United States.
The OSH Act covers most private part businesses and their laborers, notwithstanding some open division bosses and specialists in the 50 states and certain domains and wards under government power. Those locales incorporate the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Wake Island, Johnston Island, and the Outer Continental Shelf Lands as characterized in the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act.