Effective January 15, OSHA is implementing new civil penalty amounts based on cost-of-living adjustments for 2022. Under U.S. law, all agencies must adjust penalty amounts to keep up with inflation each year.

Type of Violation Penalty
Posting Requirements
$14,502 per violation
Failure to Abate $14,502 per day beyond the abatement date
Willful or Repeated $145,027 per violation

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