29 C.F.R. 1910.1000 - Air contaminants

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  • Burnham v. Karl and Gelb, P.C., 17022
    • United States
    • Appellate Court of Connecticut
    • September 15, 1998
    ...employee comes into contact that have been identified as toxic and hazardous by occupational safety and health standards, under Title 29 CFR 1910.1000 'Air Contaminant Code of Federal "(c) Each employer shall comply with occupational safety and health standards promulgated under this chapte......
  • Parsons v. United Technologies Corp., Sikorsky Aircraft Div., 15570
    • United States
    • Supreme Court of Connecticut
    • September 2, 1997
    ...employee comes into contact that have been identified as toxic and hazardous by occupational safety and health standards, under Title 29 CFR 1910.1000 'Air Contaminant Code of Federal "(c) Each employer shall comply with occupational safety and health standards promulgated under this chapte......
  • In re Welding Fume Products Liability Litigation, Case No. 1:03-CV-17000.
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 6th Circuit. United States District Court of Northern District of Ohio
    • April 5, 2005
    ...("`Chemical manufacturer' means an employer with a workplace where chemical(s) are produced for use or distribution"). 6. See 29 C.F.R. §§ 1910.1000 Table Z-1, 1915.1000 Table Z, 1926.55 App. A (setting limits on an employee's exposure to different types of "air contaminants," including "ma......
  • West Point-Pepperell, Inc. v. Donovan, POINT-PEPPEREL
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (11th Circuit)
    • October 21, 1982
    ...... Section 8 of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (the Act), 29 U.S.C. § 657, to conduct health and safety inspections of workplaces ... the safety and health regulations promulgated pursuant thereto at 29 CFR 1910.134(e)(5)(i) and 1910.1043(f)(4)(i); . (2) The employer has failed ......
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  • OSHA Finally Releases Proposed New Rule on Silica Exposure
    • United States
    • JD Supra United States
    • August 28, 2013
    ...to create new standards at 29 C.F.R. § 1910.1053 for general industry and 29 C.F.R. § 1926.1053 for construction, and revise parts of 29 C.F.R. §§ 1910.1000, 1915.1000, and 1926.1000 for corresponding The proposed rule also creates an action level of 25 µg/m3. Sampling at or above the actio......
  • OSHA Issues Alert on Silica Use in Fracking – Cue the Plaintiffs’ Bar
    • United States
    • LexBlog United States
    • June 26, 2012
    ...to the Bulletin, OSHA has jurisdiction over regulating work place conditions that expose workers to silica, including Air Contaminants (29 CFR 1910.1000); Hazard Communication (29 CFR 1910.1200); and Respiratory Protection (29 CFR 1910.134). In addition to providing workers with proper resp......
  • OSHA Circumvents Rulemaking By Implementing 'Recommended' Air Contaminant Exposure Limits
    • United States
    • Mondaq United States
    • January 29, 2014
    ...its employees were exposed to styrene at 65.2 ppm which exceeds the corresponding OEL of 50 ppm. The PEL for styrene (provided in 29 C.F.R. § 1910.1000 Table Z-2) is 100 ppm. In effect, the Wisconsin employer complied with the standard but was still penalized for failing to adhere to the OE......
  • Be Aware of OSHA's New Proposed Rule on Silica
    • United States
    • JD Supra United States
    • September 4, 2013
    ...weighted average. Currently, there is no specific standard related to silica; rather it is part of all regulated air contaminants under 29 CFR 1910.1000. The proposed rule, consisting of approximately 800 pages, can be viewed on OSHA's website https://www.osha.gov/silica/index.html. Since t......
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1 books & journal articles
  • Intentional disregard: remedies for the toxic workplace.
    • United States
    • Environmental Law Vol. 30 No. 4, September 2000
    • September 22, 2000
    ...levels become dangerous. See Industrial Union, 448 U.S. at 607. (149) Air Contaminants, 54 Fed Reg. 2332 (Jan. 19, 1989) (codified at 29 C.F.R. 1910.1000). (150) AFL-CIO v. OSHA, 965 F.2d 962, 971 (11th Cir. 1992). (151) Id. at 986-87. (152) BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS, News Release, supra n......

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