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# Standard Interpretations
1 2007 - 05/04/2007 - Lockout/Tagout and the provisions for testing or positioning of machines while they are energized.
2 2003 - 08/21/2003 - Maximum permissible guard openings for blade guards on cooling fans.
3 2003 - 05/13/2003 - OSHA machine guarding standards and the ISO/IEC standards adopted under the GATT; National Emphasis Program on Amputations.
4 1998 - 05/08/1998 - Multiple interpretations regarding mechanical power presses.
5 1996 - 03/29/1996 - Machine Guarding Standard.
6 1996 - 02/13/1996 - Third party certification for the Astro-Press 1000 control system.
7 1994 - 04/20/1994 - Mechanical power press brake system monitoring requirements.
8 1992 - 12/21/1992 - Two-hand control device used to operate a mechanical power press in continuous mode.
9 1992 - 06/08/1992 - Capacitive sensor palm buttons.
10 1992 - 01/31/1992 - Specialized devices used to control mechanical power presses.
11 1991 - 12/24/1991 - Mechanical power press requirements and platen presses.
12 1986 - 07/23/1986 - Power Presses of the Powder Metal Industry.
13 1984 - 09/11/1984 - Regulations for machine shop and press room safety.
14 1983 - 10/04/1983 - The use of self-tripping on hydraulic power presses.
15 1982 - 12/09/1982 - Utilization of a Stop Time Measuring Instrument for Verification of Compliance With 29 CFR 1910.217.
16 1982 - 04/29/1982 - Installation of a single stroke mechanism on full revolution mechanical power presses.
17 1981 - 01/13/1981 - The appropriate location for an air pressure sensor.
18 1980 - 12/18/1980 - The application of presence sensing devices to general purpose power press brakes.
19 1980 - 11/19/1980 - Whether an electro-mechanical single stroke device fulfills the requirements for a single stroke mechanism under 1910.217.
20 1980 - 09/23/1980 - Power press brake used as a mechanical power press (punch press).
21 1980 - 06/24/1980 - Single stroke mechanism as used on full revolution mechanical power presses.
22 1979 - 12/20/1979 - The Mechanical Power Press Standard.
23 1979 - 08/06/1979 - Safeguarding the point of operation on mechnical power presses.
24 1978 - 06/13/1978 - Platen Presses.
25 1977 - 07/26/1977 - Presence sensing devices used to actuate mechanical power presses.
26 1977 - 06/14/1977 - A request that the Automatic Nailing Machine be listed in 1910.217.
27 1977 - 02/22/1977 - Mechanical Power Presses.
28 1977 - 01/21/1977 - Additional Requirements for Safeguarding Typographical Errors.
29 1977 - 01/10/1977 - Guarding of Punch Presses.
30 1976 - 11/10/1976 - Displeasure with the procedures utilized by OSHA.
31 1976 - 09/09/1976 - Spray Finishing and Mechanical Power Presses.
32 1975 - 07/29/1975 - Punch presses and the revised standard for mechanical power presses.
33 1975 - 07/17/1975 - Interpretation of Mechanical Power Presses.
34 1975 - 05/01/1975 - Application of the standards to clicking machines, used in the footwear manufacturing industry.

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