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Federal OSHA Direct Final Rule - Head Protection

Public hearing: January 17, 2013
Date adopted: February 21, 2013
Filed with Secretary of State: March 14, 2013
Effective date: July 1, 2013

GENERAL INDUSTRY SAFETY ORDERS
Division 1, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7
Article 10, Section 3381

Federal OSHA Direct Final Rule - Head Protection

  • Notice / informative digest
  • Proposed regulation
  • Initial statement of reasons
  • Final statement of reasons
  • Text for Board consideration
  • Text approved by OAL
  • Documents Relied Upon
    1. Federal Register, Vol. 77, No. 121, Pages 37587 37630, June 22, 2012, Department of Labor, OSHA, 29 CFR Parts 1910, 1915, 1917, 1918, and 1926 "Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards; Head Protection."

    2. Federal Register, Vol. 77, No. 141, Pages 43018 and 42988 42989, July 23, 2012, Department of Labor, OSHA, 29 CFR Part 1926 "Updating OSHA Construction Standards Based on National Consensus Standards; Head Protection; Correction of Notice of Proposed Rulemaking."

    3. ANSI Z89.11986, Protective Headwear for Industrial Workers-Requirements. (This document is copyrighted and therefore is not posted. The document may be viewed at the Standards Board office.)

    4. ANSI Z89.11981, Requirements for Protective Headwear for Industrial Workers. (This document is copyrighted and therefore is not posted. The document may be viewed at the Standards Board office.)

    5. ANSI Z89.21971, Safety Requirements for Industrial Protective Helmets for Electrical Workers, Class B. (This document is copyrighted and therefore is not posted. The document may be viewed at the Standards Board office.)

    6. ANSI Z89.11969, Safety Requirements for Industrial Head Protection. (This document is copyrighted and therefore is not posted. The document may be viewed at the Standards Board office.)