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Employees have the right to file complaints about workplace safety and health hazards. Complainants also have the right to request their names not be revealed to their employers. Complaints from employees and their representatives are taken seriously by OSHA.

File a complaint

For more information, contact Minnesota OSHA Compliance at osha.compliance@state.mn.us, 651-284-5050 or 877-470-6742.

Discrimination and retaliation complaints

Minnesota OSHA Compliance's Discrimination staff members are available to discuss your employment situation if you believe your employer retaliated against you for:

  • making a safety or health complaint; 

  • reporting a workplace injury; or

  • complaining to OSHA.

A complaint needs to be filed with Minnesota OSHA Compliance within 30 days of the adverse employment action. For more information, contact Minnesota OSHA Compliance at osha.compliance@state.mn.us, 651-284-5050 or 877-470-6742.

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