29 CFR 1910.146 - Permit-required confined spaces

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  • Confined Spaces in Construction
    • United States
    • Federal Register May 04, 2015
    • May 4, 2015
    ...(NPRM) for a general industry confined spaces rule on June 5, 1989 (54 FR 24080). OSHA issued the general industry confined spaces rule (29 CFR 1910.146) on January 14, 1993 (58 FR The general industry standard requires employers to classify hazardous confined spaces as ``permit-required co......
  • State v. Weidman, 052010 AZAPP1, 1 CA-CR 06-0697
    • United States
    • Arizona Court of Appeals of Arizona
    • May 20, 2010
    ...and enforce safety standards. See A.R.S. §§ 23-406, -407, -410. Arizona adopted the OSHA health and safety standards as published in 29 C.F.R. § 1910. See Ariz. Admin. Code R20-5-602. ¶10 Under A.R.S. § 23-403(A) (1995), "[e]ach employer shall furnish to each of his employees employmen......
  • Fairfax County Dept. of Public Works and Environment Services v. Davenport, 122209 VACA, 0745-09-4
    • United States
    • Virginia Court of Appeals of Virginia
    • December 22, 2009
    ...all of the violations" except two violations that the circuit court then vacated. Specifically, the circuit court held that under 29 C.F.R. § 1910.146, a permit-required confined space is any space that has one or more of the following characteristics: (1)contains or has a potential to......
  • Corrections and Technical Amendments to 16 OSHA Standards
    • United States
    • Federal Register December 27, 2011
    • December 27, 2011
    ...Permit-Required Confined Spaces (Sec. 1910.146) OSHA is correcting a cross-reference in the Permit-required confined spaces standard (29 CFR 1910.146; 58 FR 4549). Paragraph (d)(4) of the standard lists equipment that the employer must provide and maintain for permit-space entry. Specifical......
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  • State v. Weidman, 052010 AZAPP1, 1 CA-CR 06-0697
    • United States
    • Arizona Court of Appeals of Arizona
    • May 20, 2010
    ...and enforce safety standards. See A.R.S. §§ 23-406, -407, -410. Arizona adopted the OSHA health and safety standards as published in 29 C.F.R. § 1910. See Ariz. Admin. Code R20-5-602. ¶10 Under A.R.S. § 23-403(A) (1995), "[e]ach employer shall furnish to each of his employees employmen......
  • Fairfax County Dept. of Public Works and Environment Services v. Davenport, 122209 VACA, 0745-09-4
    • United States
    • Virginia Court of Appeals of Virginia
    • December 22, 2009
    ...all of the violations" except two violations that the circuit court then vacated. Specifically, the circuit court held that under 29 C.F.R. § 1910.146, a permit-required confined space is any space that has one or more of the following characteristics: (1)contains or has a potential to......
  • 160 F.3d 1239 (9th Cir. 1998), 97-70664, Herman v. Tidewater Pacific, Inc.
    • United States
    • Federal Cases United States Courts of Appeals Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    • November 24, 1998
    ...safety violations regarding confined space entry procedures, machine guarding, and blood-borne pathogen exposure control plans. See 29 C.F.R. §§ 1910.146(c)(4), 1910.215(a)(4), 1910.1030(c)(1)(i). The other citation concerned Tidewater's failure to keep a log of injuries and illnesses as re......
  • 124 A.D.3d 788, 2015-00543, In re Village of Tarrytown
    • United States
    • January 21, 2015
    ...and order to comply of the New York State Department of Labor, dated December 16, 2010, finding that the petitioner willfully violated 29 CFR 1910.146(c)(3) and (4). ADJUDGED that the determination is confirmed, the petition is denied, and the proceeding is dismissed on the merits, with one......
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4 firm's commentaries
  • Awaiting the Arrival of Proposed Revisions to OSHA PSM and EPA’s RMP Rules: Applying PSM / RMP to Oil and Gas
    • United States
    • LexBlog United States
    • March 31, 2015
    ...(last visited Mar. 17, 2015). [8] It should be noted that “confined space” is an issued addressed outside of PSM or RMP. See 29 C.F.R. 1910.146. The sector specific 1983 proposed rule also included confined space requirements. Whereas testing and inspection of equipment is covered by PSM an......
  • OSHA’s Overdue 2012 Regulatory Agenda Finally Released… a Few Days Before 2013
    • United States
    • LexBlog United States
    • January 3, 2013
    ...standard (by July 2013) For more than a decade, OSHA has been developing a counter-part to the general industry confined space standard (29 CFR 1910.146). The Final Rule for the construction industry is expected this summer. 2. An updated Electric Power Transmission and Distribution standar......
  • Are You In Compliance With OSHA's New Confined Space Standard For The Construction Industry?
    • United States
    • Mondaq United States
    • February 10, 2016
    ...of which employers should be aware. As background, OSHA used to just have a confined space standard for general industry employers ( 29 CFR 1910.146). However in recognition that construction sites often host multiple employers and are continually changing, with the number and nature of con......
  • OSHA Issues Guidance Addressing Face Covering Concerns
    • United States
    • JD Supra United States
    • August 6, 2020
    ...of face coverings in the workplace implicates certain mandatory standards, namely 29 C.F.R. §1910.134 (Respiratory Protection), 29 C.F.R. §1910.146 (Permit-Required Confined Space) and 29 C.F.R. §1910.1000 (Air Contaminants). OSHA clarified that these standards do not apply to settings that......
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  • Confined Spaces in Construction
    • United States
    • Federal Register May 04, 2015
    • May 4, 2015
    ...(NPRM) for a general industry confined spaces rule on June 5, 1989 (54 FR 24080). OSHA issued the general industry confined spaces rule (29 CFR 1910.146) on January 14, 1993 (58 FR The general industry standard requires employers to classify hazardous confined spaces as ``permit-required co......
  • Corrections and Technical Amendments to 16 OSHA Standards
    • United States
    • Federal Register December 27, 2011
    • December 27, 2011
    ...Permit-Required Confined Spaces (Sec. 1910.146) OSHA is correcting a cross-reference in the Permit-required confined spaces standard (29 CFR 1910.146; 58 FR 4549). Paragraph (d)(4) of the standard lists equipment that the employer must provide and maintain for permit-space entry. Specifical......
  • Part III
    • United States
    • Federal Register November 15, 2007
    • November 2, 2007
    ...(i)(1) (4,4, methylenedianiline); 29 CFR 1910.1051(h)(1), (i) (1,3-butadiene); 29 CFR 1910.1052 (g)(1), (h)(1) (methylene chloride); 29 CFR 1910.146(d)(4)(iv) (confined spaces); 29 CFR 1910.156(e)(1)(i) (fire brigades); 29 CFR 1910.266(d)(1)(iii), (d)(1)(iv), (d)(1)(vi), (d)(1)(vii) (loggin......
  • Safety and health standards, etc.: Employer payment for personal protective equipment,
    • United States
    • Federal Register March 31, 1999
    • March 18, 1999
    ...(i)(1) (4,4, methylenedianiline); 29 CFR 1910.1051(h)(1), (i) (1,3-butadiene); 29 CFR 1910.1052 (g)(1), (h)(1) (methylene chloride); 29 CFR 1910.146(d)(4)(iv) (confined spaces); 29 CFR 1910.156(e)(1)(i) (fire brigades); 29 CFR 1910.266(d)(1)(iii), (d)(1)(iv), (d)(1)(vi),(d)(1)(vii) (logging......
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