Although small businesses (with 10 or fewer employees) are exempt from most
of the injury and illness recording requirements, that small
business exemption does not apply to the following accident reporting
- Within eight hours, you must report by telephone or in person to the
nearest OSHA office (or by calling 1-800-321-OSHA) any accident that results
in one or more fatalities or hospitalization of three or more employees.
- You must provide the public with MSDS
data upon request.