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  • Part Number:
    1910
  • Part Number Title:
    Occupational Safety and Health Standards
  • Subpart:
    1910 Subpart E
  • Subpart Title:
    Exit Routes and Emergency Planning
  • Standard Number:
  • Title:
    Compliance with alternate exit-route codes.
  • GPO Source:

OSHA will deem an employer demonstrating compliance with the exit-route provisions of NFPA 101, Life Safety Code, 2009 edition, or the exit-route provisions of the International Fire Code, 2009 edition, to be in compliance with the corresponding requirements in §§ 1910.34, 1910.36, and 1910.37 (incorporated by reference, see section § 1910.6).

[39 FR 23502, June 27, 1974, as amended at 45 FR 60703, Sept. 12, 1980; 53 FR 12121, Apr. 12, 1988; 67 FR 67962, Nov. 7, 2002; 76 33606, June 8, 2011]