This section highlights OSHA standards related to dentistry and the related OSHA Safety and Health Topics page.

OSHA Standards

Frequently Cited Standards

OSHA maintains a listing of the most frequently cited standards for specified 6-digit North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes. Please refer to OSHA’s Frequently Cited OSHA Standards page for additional information. For Offices Of Dentists, use NAICS code 621210 in the NAICS search box. For Medical And Dental Laboratorie, use 621511 in the NAICS search box.

State Standards

There are twenty-eight OSHA-approved State Plans, operating state-wide occupational safety and health programs. State Plans are required to have standards and enforcement programs that are at least as effective as OSHA's and may have different or more stringent requirements.