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Field Operations Manual (FOM)


Federal Directive Number: CPL 02-00-150

Date of Directive: March 26, 2009 / November 9, 2009

This Instruction implements the OSHA Field Operations Manual (FOM), and replaces the September 26, 1994 Instruction that implemented the Field Inspection Reference Manual (FIRM). The FOM is a revision of OSHA's enforcement policies and procedures manual that provides the field offices a reference document for identifying the responsibilities associated with the majority of their inspection duties.

This Instruction was issued on March 26, 2009, and revised on November 9, 2009. It is anticipated that State submissions may be delayed, to incorporate all federal program changes in both the original and revised Instruction.

Adoption Encouraged

Intention Required

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State Intent to Adopt Adopt Identical Date Adopted URL or Contact
AK Yes No 05/01/2010 AKOSH Program Directive 10-03
AZ Yes Yes 05/01/2010 Darin Perkins, (602) 542-5795
CA Yes No Pending Christopher Lee, (510) 286-7000
CT Yes No 06/15/2010 Ken Tucker, (860) 263-6929
HI Yes No Pending Jamesner Dumlao, (808) 586-9116
IA Yes No 01/22/2010 NA
IN Yes Yes 09/01/2010 NA
KY Yes No 05/26/2010 Chuck Stribling, CSP, OSH Federal-State Coordinator, (502) 564-3070
MD Yes No Pending Michael Penn, Assistant Chief, (410) 803-2837
MI Yes Yes 11/26/209 NA
MN Yes No Pending Email, (651) 284-5050
NC Yes No 12/01/2009 NCDOL Field Operations Manual
NJ Yes No 11/09/2009 John Patterson, (609) 984-1389
NM Yes No 11/30/2009 New Mexico OHSB Field Operations Manual
NV Yes No Pending Resty L. Malicdem, Program Coordinator, (702) 486-9045
NY Yes No 11/09/2009 Normand Labbe, (518) 457-1263
OR Yes No 12/01/2009 Oregon OSHA FIRM Compliance Officer's Guide (COG) (DOC*)
PR Yes No Pending Gladys Cruz, (787) 754-2172
SC Yes No 01/19/2010 Gwendolyn M. Thomas, OSHA Technical Support Coordinator, (803) 896-5811
TN Yes No 01/29/2010 John Winkler, (615) 741-7115
UT Yes No Pending Operations Managers, (801) 530-6897
VA Yes No Pending John Crisanti, (804) 786-4300
Current FOM (PDF*)
VI Yes No 12/30/2009 Jannette Barbosa, (340) 772-1315
VT Yes Yes 11/17/2009 NA
WA Yes No 09/25/2009 Statewide Compliance Manager, (360) 902-5507
WY Yes No 03/17/2010 JD Danni, (307) 777-7700
Total 26 4

Plan covers State and local government employees only.

[Last updated: July 21, 2010]


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