The state has not adopted any requirements for workplace accident investigation and in-house reporting. The state has adopted requirements for reporting certain types of severe injuries to agency officials that are stricter than federal rules.
See the state Illness and Injuries topic for more information about reporting severe injuries.
Kentucky has its own federally approved occupational safety and health regulatory program. The Kentucky Labor Cabinet, Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Program (KyOSH) governs both public and private sector workplaces, except for the Tennessee Valley Authority and federal facilities.