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Frequently Asked Questions for OSHA's Injury and Illness Recordkeeping Rule

This document provides general guidance about OSHA's recordkeeping rule and provides links to more detailed guidance. The questions and answers in the Additional guidance portion of this document do not themselves impose enforceable recordkeeping or reporting obligations; such obligations are imposed only by the regulation.

Detailed Guidance for OSHA's Injury and Illness Recordkeeping Rule

OSHA has developed additional guidance to help employers comply with the recordkeeping requirements. The following table of contents provides links to additional guidance, or, if additional guidance has not been developed, to the regulation.

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