About the Commission

The Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission is an independent federal agency, providing administrative trial and appellate review, created to decide contests of citations or penalties resulting from OSHA inspections of American work places. The Review Commission functions as a two-tiered administrative court, with established procedures for (1) conducting hearings, receiving evidence and rendering decisions by its Administrative Law Judges (ALJs) and (2) discretionary review of ALJ decisions by a panel of Commissioners.


Further Technical Amendments to Rules of Procedure Published 10/04/19

The Commission has made several additional technical amendments to the rules of procedure, which were published in the Federal Register on October 4. The corrections are available here: https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2019/10/04/2019-21414/rules-of-procedure-corrections.


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