- Publication Date:
- Publication Type:Notice
- Fed Register #:53:26339-48
- Title:Voluntary Protection Programs
Abstract: Clarifications are made to the voluntary protection programs (VPP) regarding injury rate and referrals. Documentation retention duration, applicability of the requirements to small businesses, Star construction and Merit injury rates, frequency of consultation safety committee inspections and areas of generic employee participation requirements are clarified. OSHA's policy on referral for enforcement is specified.