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Proposed Limited Extension of Select Compliance Dates to the Beryllium Standard in General Industry

June 1st, 2018 by Ann Rippe

Proposed Rule Change Summary
OSHA is proposing a nine-month extension of the compliance date for certain ancillary requirements of the general industry beryllium standard to December 12, 2018. The proposal would extend the compliance date for beryllium work and regulated area provisions, personal protective clothing and equipment requirements, housekeeping requirements, communication of hazards provisions, and recordkeeping requirements. The proposal would not extend the compliance date for the following provisions: the PELs; exposure assessment; respiratory protection; medical surveillance; medical removal protection; or any provisions which the standard already established compliance dates in 2019 and 2020.
For the full text of 83 FR 25536, click here.

Related Citations
29 CFR 1910.1024; 29 CFR 1910.1024(o)

Ann Rippe

Ann Rippe

Manager of Regulatory Services

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