Smallpox

Standards

There are currently no specific OSHA standards for smallpox. This section highlights OSHA standards and documents applicable to emergency response activities as a result of a bioterrorist attack. For additional information, see OSHA's Emergency Preparedness and Response Safety and Health Topics Page.

General Industry (29 CFR 1910)
General Industry (29 CFR 1910)
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1910 Subpart H - Hazardous Materials

1910.120, Hazardous waste operations and emergency response. See paragraph (q) for information related to emergency response program to hazardous substance releases.

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1910 Subpart I - Personal Protective Equipment

1910.132, General requirements.

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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 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.