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1958. PLAIN LANGUAGE REVISIONS TO THE EXIT ROUTES STANDARD
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
Reinventing Government: This rulemaking is part of the Reinventing Government effort. It will revise text in the CFR to reduce burden or duplication, or streamline requirements.
Legal Authority: 29 USC 655(b); 5 USC 353
CFR Citation: 29 CFR 1910.35; 29 CFR 1910.36; 29 CFR 1910.37; 29 CFR 1910.38
Legal Deadline: None
Abstract: This plain language effort will revise one of OSHA's most complex and out-of-date standards, Means of Egress, codified at 29 CFR 190.38. This standard addresses exit routes in general industry workplaces, which are essential to guide employees to safety in an emergency. The plain language rule will be titled "Exit Routes." This rule was originally listed under RIN 1218-AB55.
|NPRM||09/10/96||61 FR 47712|
|Public Hearing||04/29/97||62 FR 9402|
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined
Government Levels Affected: None
Agency Contact: Marthe B. Kent, Director, Directorate of Safety Standards Programs, Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Room N3609, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, FP Building, Washington, DC 20210 Phone: 202 693-1950 Fax: 202 693-1678
Marthe B. Kent, Acting Director, Directorate of Health Standards
Programs, Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health
Administration, Room N3718, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, FP Building,
Washington, DC 20210
Phone: 202 693-1950
Fax: 202 693-1678
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