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Name: Methylene Chloride; Final Rule (29 CFR Part 1910).
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1998-09-16
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1998-09-22, Vol. 63, No. 183, pp. 50712-50722
ISN: USA-1998-R-50975
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=50975&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1998-09-22, Vol. 63, No. 183, pp. 50712-50722
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Occupational Safety and Health Administration standard (29 CFR 1910.1052) by adding a provision for temporary medical removal protection benefits for employees who are removed or transferred to another job because of medical determination that exposure to methylene chloride may aggravate or contribute to the employee's existing skin, heart, liver, or neurological disease.
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