Maine Free Printable Job Safety Law Posters Maine Occupational Safety & Health Regulations Poster

The Occupational Safety & Health Regulations Poster is a job safety law poster by the Maine Department Of Labor. This poster is mandatory for some employers, including employers in the public sector.

This poster must be posted in a conspicuous place where all employees in the Public Sector will see it. This poster describes the rights that employees have to safe and healthy workplace as well as how to file for safety and health complaints and who to contact to ask for a health inspection or for some information on safety and health in the workplace.


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Who can you contact to ask for an inspection or for safety and  health information?
Maine Department of Labor
Bureau of Labor Standards 45 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0045 207-623-7900
TTY users call Maine Relay 711. Email: [email protected]
Web site: www.maine.gov/labor/bls
rev.  11/15
Occupational Safety and Health Regulations for Public Sector Workplaces
This poster is provided at no cost by the Maine Department of Labor and may be copied.
 How are you protected?
		By law, an employer must provide a safe and 
healthful workplace for employees.
		Periodically, safety and health inspectors from 
the Maine Department of Labor will show up at 
your workplace to make sure your employer is 
following Safety and Health Regulations.
  If you think your workplace is unsafe, you or 
your representative can contact the Maine 
Department of Labor and request an inspection.  
You can request that your name be kept 
confidential.
  Employers, employees and employee 
representatives may go with the inspector on the 
inspection of your job site.
  Your employer may be cited and penalized if 
unsafe or unhealthful conditions are found 
during an inspection.  Citations must be posted 
at or near the place of the alleged violation.
  Your employer must correct unsafe and 
unhealthful conditions found during an 
inspection.
  Employers that repeat safety and health 
violations or that violate the law on purpose may 
face fines, civil charges, or criminal charges.
  You cannot be fired or discriminated against for 
filing a safety and health complaint.  You can 
file a complaint with the Director of the Bureau 
of Labor Standards within 30 days of such an 
alleged violation. Public sector 
employers must 
place this poster
in the workplace 
where workers can 
easily see it.
Maine has an Occupational Safety and Health 
Law that protects state, county and municipal 
government employees from workplace safety 
and health hazards.
M.R.S.A. Title 26: Labor and Industry
Bureau
 of La bor St andards
Under a plan approved August 5, 2015, by the U.S. 
Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and 
Health Administration (OSHA), the State of Maine is 
providing job safety and health protection for  
workers in the public sector throughout the State.  
 
OSHA will monitor the operation of this plan to  
assure that continued approval is merited. Any 
person may make a complaint regarding the State 
administration of this plan directly to the Regional 
Office of OSHA, JFK Federal Building, Room E-340, 
Boston, Massachusetts 02203.  
Telephone: 617-565-9860 | Fax: 617-565-9827. 
 
For after-hours fatality/catastrophe reporting:  
207-592-4501 or email [email protected]
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Other Maine Labor Law Posters 5 PDFS

There are an additional twelve optional and mandatory Maine labor law posters that may be relevant to your business. Be sure to also print all relevant state labor law posters, as well as all mandatory federal labor law posters.

Poster Name Poster Type
Mandatory Workers' Compensation Poster Workers Compensation Law
Mandatory Whistleblower's Protection Act Poster Whistleblower Law
Mandatory Maine Employment Security Act Poster Unemployment Law
Mandatory Minimum Wage Poster Minimum Wage Law
Mandatory Regulation of Employment Poster General Labor Law Poster

View all 13 Maine labor law posters


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