Manager of Regulatory Services
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.
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29 CFR 1910.1024; 29 CFR 1910.1024(o)