Latest Annual Report Statistics

In fiscal year 2015, SC OSHA conducted 696 inspections. During this time period, safety inspections totaled 600 or 86.2% and health inspections totaled 96 or 13.8% of the total inspections.
Statistics show the following:

  • 414 Planned Inspections

  • 122 Complaint Inspections

  • 51 Accident and Fatality Inspections

  • 21 Referral Inspections

  • 28 Follow-Up Inspections

  • 12 Unprogrammed-Related Inspections

  • 47 Programmed-Related Inspections

A total of 1,038 violations were issued. Of these, 807 or 77.7% were Serious and 229 or 22.1% were Other-Than-Serious. There were two (2) Repeat violations recorded.
The adjusted penalties for these violations amounted to $936,980. Penalties collected during the fiscal totaled $352,741.25.


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