Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is a federal agency within the United States Department of Labor that is responsible for promoting and protecting the safety and health of American workers. OSHA was established to improve working conditions, advance employment opportunities, and protect the rights of workers. The agency is responsible for enforcing federal safety and health regulations, including the Occupational Safety and Health Act, which sets standards for workplace safety and health. OSHA also provides information and resources to employers, employees, and the general public about workplace safety and health issues, and works to promote the benefits of a safe and healthy work environment. The agency plays a key role in advancing the field of occupational safety and health, and in promoting the importance of a safe and healthy work environment for all workers in the United States.