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# Standard Interpretations
1 2014 - 04/21/2014 - Installing a barrier film over asbestos-containing flooring
2 2012 - 09/24/2012 - OSHA's position on the acceptability of digital radiography in place of traditional chest roentgenograms.
3 2010 - 06/08/2010 - Acceptability of rounding laboratory-reported percentages of bulk asbestos analyses by point-counting to the nearest whole-number percent.
4 2009 - 06/12/2009 - Comprehensive building/facility/vessel surveys for asbestos.
5 2009 - 03/19/2009 - Consider revising the annual training requirements of the general industry Asbestos standard
6 2008 - 09/25/2008 - Clarification of the provision banning smoking in the OSHA asbestos standards.
7 2007 - 11/05/2007 - Requirement to determine, in advance, whether employees are likely to disturb ACM or PACM and to train accordingly.
8 2007 - 05/10/2007 - Clarification of OSHA's asbestos standards for general industry and construction and the respiratory protection standard as applied to medical surveillance of employees.
9 2007 - 03/01/2007 - Clarification of decontamination procedures for employees involved in Class I asbestos work.
10 2007 - 01/16/2007 - Requirement for facility owners to notify tenants or employers of presence of ACM and PACM.
11 2006 - 01/17/2006 - Requirements for providing awareness training for employees performing housekeeping duties; providing notification of ACM/PACM for employers and employees.
12 2005 - 11/30/2005 - Qualifications for interpreting/classifying chest roentenograms and maintenance of interpretation forms.
13 2004 - 02/10/2004 - Current studies on the use of engineering controls to decrease asbestos exposures to mechanics performing brake and clutch repair.
14 2003 - 12/22/2003 - Application of the asbestos standard and labeling requirements to gaskets or packings containing >1% asbestos.
15 2003 - 09/10/2003 - Applicable asbestos standard for replacing a rubber encapsulated asbestos gasket.
16 2001 - 09/26/2001 - Application of Asbestos Standards to repair and maintenance operations.
17 1998 - 11/20/1998 - Building owner requirements in the asbestos standards.
18 1997 - 09/03/1997 - Construction Asbestos Standard.
19 1996 - 09/05/1996 - Questions concerning OSHA's Asbestos Standard.
20 1996 - 09/04/1996 - Asbestos Standard for Construction.
21 1996 - 05/22/1996 - Glove bag use.
22 1996 - 03/04/1996 - OSHA Asbestos Standard.
23 1996 - 02/21/1996 - Building and/or facility owner notification requirements.
24 1996 - 02/16/1996 - The requirements of a building owner for conducting a survey and the labeling of asbestos materials under the OSHA asbestos standard.
25 1996 - 01/24/1996 - OSHA Asbestos Standard.
26 1995 - 12/11/1995 - The protection of employees working with automotive brakes.
27 1995 - 10/06/1995 - 8-hour total weight average (TWA) permissible exposure limit (PEL).
28 1995 - 05/09/1995 - Regulation on OSHA's Occupational Exposure to Asbestos.
29 1995 - 05/08/1995 - (OSHA) revised asbestos standard.
30 1995 - 03/22/1995 - Asbestos in the car repair industry.
31 1993 - 08/19/1993 - Exposure monitoring requirements.
32 1993 - 06/17/1993 - Pulmonary function testing training requirements and spirometer transmission of disease.
33 1991 - 08/28/1991 - NIOSH 582 training requirements relating to asbestos analysis slides
34 1991 - 08/28/1991 - Reporting limits for Asbestos air concentrations.
35 1991 - 08/28/1991 - Testing of Nucleopore and Millipore cassettes.
36 1990 - 09/06/1990 - High-Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) Filters for Vacuum Cleaning.
37 1989 - 04/26/1989 - Establishment Listing of the Corporatewide Settlement Agreements.
38 1989 - 04/26/1989 - Recommended changes for asbestos sampling from SLCAL.
39 1988 - 10/20/1988 - The OSHA analytical reference method for asbestos requires 10% blanks with a minimum of 2 blanks for any set.
40 1986 - 09/25/1986 - Respirator fit testing requirements in the revised asbestos standard.
41 1986 - 08/06/1986 - Professional liability insurance for asbestos abatement consultants.
42 1985 - 02/04/1985 - Evaluation of X-rays and pulmonary function tests for early diagnosis of lung disease.

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