1 in 5

Workplace fatalities that are construction workers

847

OSHA inspections of remodeling jobsites in first year of Barack Obama’s presidency

1,019

OSHA inspections of remodeling jobsites in first year of George W. Bush’s second term

85%

Potential reduction in OSHA penalties for small companies if they have a strong safety history and present a good-faith effort

670

New investigators that OSHA plans to hire in fiscal year 2010

7 million

Number of workplaces OSHA is responsible for covering

Source for all: Occupational Safety and Health Administration