PCR Credit 12: OSHA-Compliant Material Recovery & Organics Processing Facilities (1-3 points)



Promote safe and efficient operation of material recovery and organics processing facilities.

Local Government and Industry Requirements:

Prevent or identify and correct OSHA-related operational violations and/or recommendations in all OSHA covered facilities under the control of the Local Government or Company.

Tier 1: (1 point)

Demonstrate a current OSHA-compliant safety plan that has been updated within the past 2 years.

Conduct an OSHA (or equivalent)-Level audit by a qualified auditor following the official forms, which must be completely filled out.

Qualified auditors include:

●      Federal or State OSHA inspector;

●      Insurance inspector (must have current CSP or CIH certification);

●      Union CIH or equivalent safety official


●      Full remediation of all OSHA (or equivalent) incidents reported.

Tier 2: (1 point)

Fulfill Tier 1 requirements and implement an annual safety audit program utilizing a qualified safety inspector.

Tier 3: (1 point):

Fulfill Tier 1 requirements and implement a quarterly safety audit program utilizing a qualified safety inspector

Potential Strategies:

List all OSHA violations and state of resolution for last 5 years. 

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