OSHA Local and Regional Emphasis Programs

Regional Emphasis Programs


The Local Emphasis Program (LEP) targets workplaces with machines that cause (or are capable of causing) amputations, and workplaces where amputations have occurred. Inspections must concentrate on industries and establishments where saws, shears, slicers, and power presses are used and where there have been amputations involving these types of machines. This LEP will focus on the following industries:

1910.212 All Machines

1910.213 Woodworking Machinery

1910.217 Power Presses

Local Emphasis Progams

Regional Office

Kansas City-Area Office

St. Louis-Area Office