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Any employer or a representative of an employer may apply to the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board for a permanent variance from an occupational safety and health standard, safety order, or portion thereof upon a showing of an alternative program, method, practice, means of process which will provide equal or superior safety. Such application shall conform to the requirements of the California Code of Regulations, Title 8, Chapter 3.5.
NOTE: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code.
1. Repealer of article 3 heading and section and new section filed 3-23-93; operative 4-22-93 (Register 93, No. 13). For prior history, see Register 79, No. 27.
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