Woodworking

Standards

Woodworking hazards are addressed in OSHA standards for general industry. This section highlights OSHA standards and documents related to woodworking.

OSHA Standards

Frequently Cited Standards

OSHA maintains a listing of the most frequently cited standards for specified 2-6-digit North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes. Please refer to OSHA's Frequently Cited OSHA Standards page for additional information. For Veneer, Plywood, and Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing use NAICS code 3212, for Prefabricated Wood Building Manufacturing use NAICS code 321992, and for Manufactured Home (Mobile Home) Manufacturing use NAICS code 321991 in the NAICS search box.

Other Highlighted Standards

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

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1910 Subpart E App

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1910 Subpart G - Occupational Health and Environmental Control

1910.94, Ventilation.

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1910.95, Occupational noise exposure.

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1910 Subpart H - Hazardous Materials

1910.107, Spray finishing using flammable and combustible materials.

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1910 Subpart I - Personal Protective Equipment

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1910 Subpart J - General Environmental Controls

1910.147, The control of hazardous energy (lockout/tagout).

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1910 Subpart L - Fire Protection

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1910 Subpart N - Materials Handling and Storage

1910.178, Powered industrial trucks.

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1910 Subpart O - Machinery and Machine Guarding

1910.213, Woodworking machinery requirements.

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1910.219, Mechanical power-transmission apparatus.

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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.