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| Standard Number:||1910.95; 1910 Subpart Z|
|OSHA requirements are set by statute, standards, and regulations. Our interpretation letters explain these requirements and how they apply to particular circumstances, but they cannot create additional employer obligations. This letter constitutes OSHA's interpretation of the requirements discussed. Note that our enforcement guidance may be affected by changes to OSHA rules. Also, from time to time we update our guidance in response to new information. To keep apprised of such developments, you can consult OSHA's website at http://www.osha.gov.|
|MEMORANDUM FOR:||REGIONAL ADMINISTRATORS
|FROM:||RICHARD E. FAIRFAX, DIRECTOR
DIRECTORATE OF COMPLIANCE PROGRAMS
|SUBJECT:||OSHA policy regarding PEL adjustments for extended work shifts.|
Compliance officers can choose one of two approaches for employees who work extended work shifts beyond 8 hours. The choice taken will depend on the nature of the hazardous chemical.
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