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Title: State Plan States
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- States must set job safety and health standards that are "at least as effective as" comparable federal standards.
- Although most states adopt standards identical to federal ones, there is some flexibility. Therefore, cranes and derricks standards may differ in states operating their own plans.
- Some states already have their own cranes and derricks standards in place. Their regulations must be "at least as effective as" the federal standard.
- Go to www.osha.gov/dcsp/osp/ for more information on state plan states.