Does "General Safety and Health Provisions" Apply to You?

Do you need to comply with the standard on personal protective equipment? If yes, then you need to comply with general safety and health provisions. Note: This standard applies to the construction industry in North Carolina.

This North Carolina state specific standard adds the following to paragraph (a) of personal protective equipment; "The employer is responsible for requiring the wearing of appropriate PPE (as described in 1926.28) in all operations where there is an exposure to hazardous conditions or where this part indicates a need for using such PPE to reduce hazards to the employees."

Reference A-Z safety and health topics page for more PPE requirements.