29 CFR 1910.119 - Process safety management of highly hazardous chemicals

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  • Hazard Communication
    • United States
    • Federal Register March 26, 2012
    • March 26, 2012
    ...the GHS hazard categories for flammable liquids. Modifications to the Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Chemicals standard (29 CFR 1910.119) will ensure that the scope of the standard is not changed by the revisions to the HCS. In addition, modifications have been made to most o......
  • Introduction to the Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions
    • United States
    • Federal Register December 15, 2015
    • December 15, 2015
    ...Mandates: This action may affect the private sector under Pub. L. 104-4. Legal Authority: 29 U.S.C. 655(b); 29 U.S.C. 657 CFR Citation: 29 CFR 1910; 29 CFR 1915; 29 CFR 1917; 29 CFR 1918; 29 CFR Legal Deadline: None. Abstract: Crystalline silica is a significant component of the earth's cru......
  • Reports and guidance documents; availability, etc.: Hydrogen economy; applicable statutory and regulatory provisions,
    • United States
    • Federal Register January 05, 2007
    • January 5, 2007
    ...for the sole purpose of storing liquefied hydrogen and refilling portable containers, trailers, mobile supply trucks, or tank cars. 29 CFR 1910.119, Process safety management of highly hazardous chemicals, covers processes containing a threshold quantity of a highly hazardous chemical. A pr......
  • Worker Safety and Health Program; chronic beryllium disease prevention,
    • United States
    • Federal Register February 09, 2006
    • February 9, 2006
    ...rule reflect those of DOE Order 440.1A. One commenter (Ex. 54) requested that references to OSHA's Process Safety Management standards (29 CFR 1910.119 and 1926.64) be added to the construction safety requirements of the rule. DOE notes, however, that final rule section 851.23 requires cont......
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33 cases
  • United States v. Gibson Wine Co., 1:15-cv-1900-AWI-SKO
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 9th Circuit. United States District Courts. 9th Circuit. Eastern District of California
    • March 20, 2017
    ...strike paragraphs 22 and 23 of the Amended Complaint because "they are irrelevant and impertinent to this matter" because they rely on 29 C.F.R. § 1910.119 which is inapplicable in light of the federally-approved California Occupational Safety and Health Administration ("Cal/OSHA") regulato......
  • U.S. v. Bp Products North America Inc., Criminal No. H-07-434.
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 5th Circuit. United States District Courts. 5th Circuit. Southern District of Texas
    • March 12, 2009
    ...Substantially similar regulations known as Process Safety Management (PSM) regulations are promulgated and enforced by OSHA. See 29 C.F.R. § 1910.119.4 The government decided to prosecute BP Products under the RMP regulations because the PSM regulations do not allow a felony penalty and con......
  • United States v. E.I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co., Criminal No. H-21-16
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 5th Circuit. United States District Courts. 5th Circuit. Southern District of Texas
    • January 18, 2022
    ...This would be inconsistent with Delek Ref. Ltd. v. OSHRC , in which the Fifth Circuit held that two subparts of OSHA regulations, 29 C.F.R. §§ 1910.119(e)(5) and (o)(4), similar to 40 C.F.R. §§ 68.67(e) and 68.79(d), are not continuing offenses. 845 F.3d 170, 178 (5th Cir. 2016).DuPont argu......
  • Parks v. Com., No. 2003-SC-0305-MR.
    • United States
    • United States State Supreme Court (Kentucky)
    • May 18, 2006
    ...other than manufacturing methamphetamine. It is of its own virtue a regulated substance because it is highly hazardous. See, e.g., 29 CFR 1910.119. Accordingly, KRS 250.489 punishes such careless possession because it endangers public safety to improperly store and transport such a highly h......
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3 books & journal articles
  • Toxic Tort Litigation
    • United States
    • Environmental Litigation: Law and Strategy. Second Edition -
    • January 1, 2019
    ...by whether the matter involved a process safety management (PSM)-covered incident pursuant to OSHA regulations. For such incidents, 29 C.F.R. § 1910.119(m) contains specific requirements regarding the investigation and corresponding report, including the requirement that a contract employee......
  • Summaries of Selected Opinions, 0121 COBJ, Vol. 50, No. 1 Pg. 84
    • United States
    • Colorado Bar Journal Nbr. 50-1, January 2021
    • January 1, 2021
    ...exploded and killed two workers. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited Wynnewood for violating 29 C.F.R. § 1910.119, which regulates the management of highly hazardous chemicals. The OSHA Review Commission (Commission) upheld the violations but d......
  • Florida's Accidental Release Prevention and Risk Management Planning Act.
    • United States
    • Florida Bar Journal Vol. 73 Nbr. 5, May 1999
    • May 1, 1999
    ...classes,[31] or the process is subject to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) process safety management standard, 29 CFR 1910.119.[32] Program 3 RMP requirements include: implementation of a management system; conduct of a hazard assessment; implementation of Program 3 ......

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