- Safety and Health Topics
- Battery Manufacturing
This section highlights some of the OSHA standards, preambles to final rules (background to final rules), directives (instructions to OSHA staff), and letters of interpretation (official letters of interpretation of the standards) related to battery manufacturing.
General Industry (29 CFR 1910)
- 1910 Subpart I, Personal protective equipment
- 1910.132, General requirements [related topic page]
- 1910.133, Eye and face protection [related topic page]
- 1910.134, Respiratory protection [related topic page]
- 1910.135, Head protection
- 1910.136, Foot protection
- 1910.138, Hand protection
- Appendix A, References for further information (Non-mandatory)
- Appendix B, Compliance guidelines for hazard assessment and personal protective equipment selection (Non-mandatory)
- 1910 Subpart Z, Toxic and hazardous substances [related topic page]
Preambles to Final Rules
- Longshoring and Marine Terminals "Tool Shed" Directive . CPL 02-00-154, (July 31, 2012).
- OSHA Instruction; National Emphasis Program-Lead. CPL 03-00-0009, (August 14, 2008). Describes policies and procedures for implementing a national emphasis program to reduce occupational exposure to lead.
Letters of Interpretation
- Enforcement of the engineering and work practice control provisions of the lead standard. (May 11, 2004).
- Employee safety and the laundering of contaminated clothing. (April 1, 1997). Describes the proper method for handling and laundering work clothing contaminated with lead.
- The biological monitoring requirements under the Final Rule for Lead. (March 4, 1996). OSHA has determined that the Free Erythrocyte Protoporphyrin (FEP) test is comparable to the zinc protoporphyrin (ZPP) test for determining lead toxicity.
- Lead Standard medical removal requirements and blood lead level testing. (December 12, 1990). Describes when a follow up blood lead test is required.