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Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) Policies and Procedures Manual

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Federal Directive Number: CSP 03-01-003

Date of Directive: April 18, 2008

This Instruction revises and clarifies the overall framework of policy and procedure for administering the OSHA Voluntary Protection Programs.

Adoption Required

Intention Required

State Intent to Adopt Adopt Identical Date Adopted URL or Contact
AK Yes Yes 09/22/2008 CSP 03-01-003 Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP): Policies and Procedures Manual (PDF*). AKOSH Program Directive 08-12, (2008, July 11).
AZ No NA NA Babak Emami, Consultation Supervisor,
Phone: (602) 542-1769
CA Yes No 08/11/2008 Michael Alvarez, Consultation Project Manager
Phone: (916) 263-5750
CT+ No NA NA Public Sector Only
HI Yes No Revision Pending Jamesner Dumlao, Operations Manager
Phone: (808) 586-9078
IA Yes Yes 05/19/2008 NA
IN Yes Yes Revision Pending NA
KY Yes Yes 06/12/2008 Michael L. Dixon
Phone: (502) 564-0977
MD Yes No Revision Pending William Grabau
Phone: (410) 767-2209
MI Yes No 11/03/2008 Michigan Voluntary Protection Programs; Policies and Procedures Manual (PDF*). Michigan Occupational Safety & Health Administration (MIOSHA), (2008, November 3).
MN Yes Yes 07/10/2008 NA
NC No NA NA Carolina Star Safety Programs. North Carolina Department of Labor.
NJ+ No NA NA Public Sector Only
NM Yes No 06/06/2008 New Mexico OSHA Cooperative Programs. New Mexico Environment Department, (2007).
NV No NA NA Steve Coffield, VPP Coordinator
Phone: (702) 486-9032
NY+ No NA NA Public Sector Only
OR Yes No 10/18/2008 Oregon Voluntary Protection Program Policies and Procedures Manual (PDF*). Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division, Department of Consumer and Business Services, Program Directive A-241, (2008, October 18).
PR Yes Yes Revision Pending NA
SC No NA NA Gwen Thomas, OSHA Technical Support Coordinator
Phone: (803) 896-5811
TN No NA NA Jim Flanagan, Star Program Manager
Phone: (615) 741-5421
UT Yes Yes 05/01/2008 NA
VA No NA NA Virginia Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Policy and Procedures Manual (PDF*). Virginia Department of Labor and Industry (VOSH) VPP - 1, (2004, January 12).
VI+ No NA NA Public Sector Only
VT Yes Yes 06/01/2008 NA
WA Yes No Revision Pending John Geppert, DOSH Consultation Manager
Phone: (360) 902-5496
WY Yes Yes 06/21/2008 NA
Total 16 9

+ Plan covers State and local government employees only.

[Last updated: November 17, 2008]


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