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1904.39(b)(6) What if the Fatality, In-Patient Hospitalization, Amputation, or Loss of an Eye Does Not Occur During or Right After the Work-Related Incident?
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You must only report a fatality to OSHA if the fatality occurs within thirty (30) days of the work-related incident. For an in-patient hospitalization, amputation, or loss of an eye, you must only report the event to OSHA if it occurs within twenty-four (24) hours of the work-related incident. However, the fatality, in-patient hospitalization, amputation, or loss of an eye must be recorded on your OSHA injury and illness records, if you are required to keep such records.