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Name: Field Sanitation Rule (29 CFR Part 1928)
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Protection in certain sectors of economic activity; Occupational safety and health; Agriculture workers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1987-04-27
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1987-05-01, Vol. 52, No. 84, pp. 16050-16096
ISN: USA-1987-R-3473
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1987-05-01, Vol. 52, No. 84, pp. 16050-16096
Abstract/Citation: Adds a new occupational safety and health standard which requires employers of 11 or more hand-labourers in agricultural field work to provide toilets, portable drinking water and handwashing facilities in the field without cost to these employees. The introductory note to the standard contains statistics on field labourers and a table outlining field sanitation standards of the states.
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