29 C.F.R. 1910.132 - General requirements

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  • Separate Parts In This Issue Part III Labor Department, Occupational Safety and Health Administration,
    • United States
    • Federal Register November 15, 2007
    • November 2, 2007
    ...to ensure the use of PPE. Some standards indicate in broad performance terms when PPE is to be used, and what is to be used (See, e.g., 29 CFR 1910.132). Other provisions are very specific, such as 29 CFR 1910.266(d)(1)(iv), which requires that chain saw operators be provided with protectiv......
  • Standards Improvement Project:
    • United States
    • Federal Register June 08, 2011
    • June 8, 2011
    ...certifying training compliance in the following sections: (f)(4) of the general industry Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) standard (29 CFR 1910.132), paragraph (e)(4) of the shipyard employment PPE standard (29 CFR 1915.152), and paragraph (n)(4) of the general industry and construction ......
  • Reports and guidance documents; availability, etc.: Hydrogen economy; applicable statutory and regulatory provisions,
    • United States
    • Federal Register January 05, 2007
    • January 5, 2007
    ...release, then emergency response operations must comply with Sec. 1910.120(q)., ``Emergency response to hazardous substance releases.'' 29 CFR 1910.132(a), Personal protective equipment, requires that protective equipment, including personal protective equipment for eyes, face, head, and ex......
  • Safety and health standards: Hexavalent chromium; occupational exposure,
    • United States
    • Federal Register October 04, 2004
    • October 4, 2004
    ...access to medical and exposure records (29 CFR 1910.1020); general requirements for personal protective equipment in general industry (29 CFR 1910.132), construction (29 CFR 1926.95), and shipyards (29 CFR 1915.152); and sanitation in general industry (29 CFR 1910.141), construction (29 CFR......
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  • Alvarez v. Ibp, Inc., No. 02-35042.
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (9th Circuit)
    • August 5, 2003
    ...protective equipment at the Pasco plant "wherever[][] necessary by reason of hazards or processes of [work] environment." 29 C.F.R. § 1910.132(a) Second, it is beyond cavil that the donning, doffing, washing, and retrieving of protective gear is, at both broad and basic levels, do......
  • Faultless Div., Bliss & Laughlin Industries, Inc. v. Secretary of Labor, No. 81-1740
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (7th Circuit)
    • March 30, 1982
    ...§ 1926.28(a) (1980)); 16 American Airlines, Inc. v. Secretary of Labor, 578 F.2d 38 (2d Cir. 1978) (personal protective equipment-29 C.F.R. § 1910.132 (1980)); Cape & Vineyard Division, New Bedford Gas and Edison Light Co. v. OSHRC, 512 F.2d 1148 (1st Cir. 1975) (personal protective equ......
  • New York State Elec. & Gas Corp. v. Secretary of Labor, No. 604
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (2nd Circuit)
    • July 3, 1996
    ...a slightly different theory of liability. With respect to the lack of toe protection, the Secretary now asserted a violation of 29 C.F.R. § 1910.132(a) (1995), a standard requiring the use of "[p]rotective equipment, including personal protective equipment for eyes, face, head, and ext......
  • S & H Riggers & Erectors, Inc. v. Occupational Safety & Health Review Com'n, Nos. 79-2358
    • United States
    • United States Courts of Appeals. United States Court of Appeals (5th Circuit)
    • October 26, 1981
    ...with broadly worded OSHA regulations began with Ryder Truck Lines, Inc. v. Brennan, 497 F.2d 230 (5th Cir. 1974), a case involving 29 C.F.R. § 1910.132(a), 5 the general industry analog to § 1926.28(a). In Ryder we rejected the employer's argument that § 1910.132(a) lacked any ascertainable......
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68 firm's commentaries
  • Employer’s OSHA-Related Obligations Concerning Coronavirus
    • United States
    • JD Supra United States
    • March 30, 2020
    ...7 29 C.F.R. 1904.5(b)(7) (emphasis added). 8 Osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3990.pdf. 9 Id. at 19. 10 Id. at 20. 11 Id. 12Id. at 20-25. 13 29 C.F.R. 1910.132(d)(1). 14 29 C.F.R. 1910.134. 15 29 C.F.R. 1910.1200. 16 § 5-405 of the Md. Code, Labor and Employment Article; COMAR § 09.12.33.02. 17 29......
  • OSHA's New COVID-19 Inspection Plan: What Employers Should Expect
    • United States
    • Mondaq United States
    • April 30, 2020
    ...employer compliance with the following provisions: 29 C.F.R. § 1904, Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and Illness; 29 C.F.R. § 1910.132, General Requirements - Personal Protective Equipment; 29 C.F.R. § 1910.133, Eye and Face Protection; 29 C.F.R. § 1910.134, Respiratory Protec......
  • Ebola: Legal Considerations for Health Care Employers
    • United States
    • JD Supra United States
    • October 21, 2014
    ...standards also may apply to potential Ebola exposure, including the Respiratory Protection Standard, 29 CFR 1910.134; the PPE Standard, 29 CFR 1910.132; the Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200; and others. OSHA’s catch-all “General Duty Clause” is a broad statutory (not regulato......
  • OSHA Guidance For COVID-19 Health and Safety Plans Required for Phased Reopenings of New York Businesses
    • United States
    • JD Supra United States
    • May 20, 2020
    ...engineering controls. Where such risks cannot be adequately managed through those controls, appropriate PPE must be implemented. See, 29 C.F.R. §§ 1910.132 and 1926.28 and Subpart Masks and PPE will surely be the prime and foremost top-of-mind consideration of employers. Ordinarily, the dec......
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  • COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing; Emergency Temporary Standard
    • United States
    • Occupational Safety And Health Administration
    • Invalid date
    ...must properly clean, store, and maintain the PPE between uses, and must replace the PPE when it is no longer effective (see, e.g., 29 CFR 1910.132 (general PPE requirements in general industry workplaces)). Accordingly, OSHA standards have always followed the principle of the hierarchy of c......
  • Part III
    • United States
    • Federal Register November 15, 2007
    • November 15, 2007
    ...to ensure the use of PPE. Some standards indicate in broad performance terms when PPE is to be used, and what is to be used (See, e.g., 29 CFR 1910.132). Other provisions are very specific, such as 29 CFR 1910.266(d)(1)(iv), which requires that chain saw operators be provided with protectiv......
  • Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution; Electrical Protective Equipment
    • United States
    • Federal Register April 11, 2014
    • April 11, 2014
    ...from weather, such as winter coats, jackets, gloves, parkas, rubber boots, hats, raincoats, ordinary sunglasses, and sunscreen. (See 29 CFR 1910.132(h); 29 CFR In the PPE-payment rulemaking, OSHA explained the rationale behind its decision to require employers generally to pay for PPE, as f......
  • Chronic Beryllium Disease Prevention Program
    • United States
    • Federal Register June 07, 2016
    • June 7, 2016
    ...of the measured exposure level proposed Sec. 850.29(a)(4). Proposed Sec. 850.29(b) would continue to require employers to comply with 29 CFR 1910.132, Personal Protective Equipment General Requirements, when workers use personal protective clothing and equipment. This requirement to comply ......
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