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Letter to Young Workers

You have rights on the job, and your employer has the responsibility to provide a safe workplace. OSHA wants you to have a safe and rewarding work experience. This site can help you prevent job-related injuries and illnesses.

331 young workers KILLED in 2011 106,170 young workers INJURED in 2011 EVERY 9 MINUTES, a U.S. teen gets hurt on the job. Workplace accidents are preventable. You have a RIGHT to be safe and healthy at work.

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