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Federal Directive Number: CPL 03-00-016
Date of Directive: April 5, 2012
This instruction describes a Federal program change which establishes a National Emphasis Program (NEP) to reduce occupational illness and injury in nursing and residential care facilities (NAICS codes 623110, 623210 and 623311) with specific emphasis on ergonomic stressors relating to resident handling, exposure to blood and other potentially infectious materials, exposure to tuberculosis, workplace violence, and slips, trips, and falls.
Adoption Required Intention Required

State

Intent
to
Adopt

Adopt
Identical

State
Adoption Date

URL or Contact

AK

YES

YES

10/02/2012

N/A

AZ

YES

YES

05/28/2012

N/A

CA

NO

N/A

N/A

Ellen Widess, Chief, Cal/OSHA (510) 286-7000
2012 - 2013 Highest Hazard Industry List [PDF* 230 KB]

CT*

YES

YES

06/06/2012

N/A

HI

YES

YES

10/01/2012

N/A

IA

YES

YES

06/22/2012

N/A

IL*

NO

N/A

N/A

Cheryl Neff (217) 782-1442

IN

YES

YES

Pending

N/A

KY

YES

YES

07/01/2012

N/A

MD

YES

YES

01/31/2013

N/A

MI

YES

YES

10/5/2012

N/A

MN

YES

NO

06/19/2012

MNOSHA Compliance
Phone: (651) 284-5050

NC

YES

NO

04/05/2012

nclabor.com/OPN 132E

NJ*

YES

YES

05/09/2012

N/A

NM

YES

NO

08/07/2012

New Mexico Environment Department

NV

YES

YES

10/01/2012

N/A

NY*

YES

YES

05/01/2012

N/A

OR

YES

NO

05/20/2012

Program Directive [PDF* 265 KB]
Contact: Peggy Munsell, Oregon OSHA Technical and
Appeals Manager, 503-947-7446

PR

YES

YES

07/05/2012

N/A

SC

YES

YES

06/08/2012

N/A

TN

YES

YES

04/30/2012

N/A

UT

YES

YES

06/01/2012

N/A

VA

NO

NO

N/A

John Crisanti (804) 786-4300

VI*

YES

YES

10/02/2012

N/A

VT

YES

YES

07/01/2012

N/A

WA

YES

NO

10/05/2012

Nursing and Residential Care Facilities NEP [PDF* 514 KB]
Contact: Pamela Edwards, (360)902-6457

WY

YES

YES

07/01/2012

N/A

Total

24

19

* Plan covers State and local government employees only.

[Last updated: April 3, 2013]


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