• Part Number:
    1904
  • Part Number Title:
    Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and Illness
  • Subpart:
    1904 Subpart D
  • Subpart Title:
    Other OSHA injury and Illness Recordkeeping Requirements
  • Standard Number:
  • Title:
    Change in business ownership.
  • GPO Source:

If your business changes ownership, you are responsible for recording and reporting work-related injuries and illnesses only for that period of the year during which you owned the establishment. You must transfer the part 1904 records to the new owner. The new owner must save all records of the establishment kept by the prior owner, as required by § 1904.33 of this part, but need not update or correct the records of the prior owner.

[66 FR 6132, Jan. 19, 2001; 81 FR 91810 Dec 19, 2016; 82 FR 20549 May 3, 2017]