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# Standard Interpretations
1 2011 - 01/28/2011 - NRTL requirements for gas-shielded arc welding equipment.
2 2009 - 11/10/2009 - Confidentiality of employee post-exposure evaluations as it pertains to the Bloodborne Pathogens Standard; use of portable fans in phlebotomy collection rooms.
3 2006 - 11/14/2006 - OSHA requirements for warning signs and protection from electric-arc-flash hazards and compliance with NFPA 70E-2004.
4 2006 - 07/24/2006 - Approval of employee-furnished equipment for use in hazardous locations; definition of "electric utilization equipment."
5 2005 - 02/01/2005 - Use of personal cooling fans listed for "residential use only" in an industrial setting.
6 2003 - 05/27/2003 - Electrical conductors and equipment must be approved and used according to its listing/label.
7 2003 - 05/13/2003 - Acceptability of modifying a standard on/off switch to provide lockout capability to a machine.
8 2002 - 11/18/2002 - Compliance requirements for relocatable power taps or "power strips."
9 1997 - 12/18/1997 - Electrical Conductor Identification.
10 1994 - 08/11/1994 - Requirements for emergency eyewash stations in retail autoparts stores.
11 1992 - 02/18/1992 - Electrical standards as it applies to desktop computers.
12 1992 - 01/13/1992 - Electrical safety related work practices applicable to employees operating or working on or nearby, motor control centers in the workplace.
13 1991 - 11/13/1991 - Proper wiring of a new overhead crane.
14 1991 - 09/12/1991 - Electrical interface units used to connect nurse call systems with pocket page transmitters and other ancillary equipment.
15 1991 - 04/12/1991 - Acceptable use of the presence sensing device
16 1990 - 10/15/1990 - Control systems used for emergency evacuation are required to be listed by Underwriter's Laboratories.
17 1988 - 06/28/1988 - National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Warning Alert Regarding Imported Circuit Breaker Panels
18 1986 - 10/29/1986 - Testing equipment for use in potentially hazardous environments.
19 1984 - 01/05/1984 - Unapproved Plug and Socket Combination.
20 1983 - 08/10/1983 - "Mr. Ouch" Labeling System.

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