Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Slide 5


    Title: Residential Fall Protection Program Update
    Type: Text Slide

    Effective June 16, 2011, employers utilizing alternative fall protection found in the rescinded 1999 Interim Fall Protection Compliance Guidelines for Residential Construction will be subject to OSHA citations if they fail to comply with 29 CFR 1926.501(b)(13).

    At the bottom left is slide number 5.

    At the bottom right is OSHA's logo.

    Speaker Notes:

    Enforcement of the new directive will begin on June 16, 2011.

    OSHA and State Compliance Safety and Health Officers have attended training, such as this one, to help ensure consistency in enforcement throughout the country.
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