Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution Industry

Standards

Visit the Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution Standard Page for information on the final rule.

Electric power companies under federal jurisdiction must comply with specific OSHA standards for general industry. This section highlights OSHA standards and documents related to the electric power generation, distribution, and transmission industry.

OSHA Standards

Frequently Cited Standards

OSHA maintains a listing of the most frequently cited standards for specified 6-digit North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes. Please refer to OSHA's Frequently Cited OSHA Standards page for additional information. ForElectric Services, use NAICS code 221122 in the NAICS search box.

Inspection Data

For more information about inspection statistics, see Statistics & Data.

Other Highlighted Standards

General Industry (29 CFR 1910)
General Industry (29 CFR 1910)
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1910 Subpart D - Walking-Working Surfaces

1910.22, General requirements. See paragraph (a) for information related to housekeeping.

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1910.23, Ladders.

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1910.24, Step bolts and manhole steps.

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1910.25, Stairways.

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1910.26, Dockboards.

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1910.27, Scaffolds and rope descent systems.

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1910.29, Fall protection systems and falling object protection-criteria and practices.

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1910 Subpart E - Exit Routes and Emergency Planning

1910.36, Design and construction requirements for exit routes.

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1910.37, Maintenance, safeguards, and operational features for exit routes.

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1910.38, Emergency action plans.

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1910 Subpart F - Powered Platforms, Manlifts, and Vehicle-Mounted Work Platforms

1910.67, Vehicle-mounted elevating and rotating work platforms.

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1910.68, Manlifts.

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1910 Subpart G - Occupational Health and Environmental Control

1910.97, Nonionizing radiation.

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1910 Subpart H - Hazardous Materials

1910.102, Acetylene.

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1910.104, Oxygen.

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1910.107, Spray finishing using flammable and combustible materials.

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1910.110, Storage and handling of liquefied petroleum gases.

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1910.111, Storage and handling of anhydrous ammonia.

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1910.120, Hazardous waste operations and emergency response.

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1910 Subpart I - Personal Protective Equipment

1910.133, Eye and face protection.

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1910.135, Head protection.

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1910.136, Foot protection.

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1910.137, Electrical Protective Equipment.

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1910.138, Hand Protection.

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1910 Subpart N - Materials Handling and Storage

1910.176, Handling materials - general.

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1910.178, Powered industrial trucks.

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1910.179, Overhead and gantry cranes.

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1910.180, Crawler locomotive and truck cranes.

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1910.183, Helicopters.

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1910.184, Slings.

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1910 Subpart O - Machinery and Machine Guarding

1910.213, Woodworking machinery requirements.

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1910.215, Abrasive wheel machinery.

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1910.219, Mechanical power-transmission apparatus.

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1910 Subpart R - Special Industries

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State Standards

There are 28 OSHA-approved State Plans, operating state-wide occupational safety and health programs. State Plans are required to have standards and enforcement programs that are at least as effective as OSHA's and may have different or more stringent requirements.

Additional Federal Register notices

Note: The notices in this list provide additional information that is not necessarily connected to a specific OSHA standard highlighted on this Safety and Health Topics page.


Additional Directives

Note: The directives in this list provide additional information that is not necessarily connected to a specific OSHA standard highlighted on this Safety and Health Topics page.

OSHA Bulletins (SHIBs), (HIBs) and (TIBs)