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Name: Underground Construction Rule (29 CFR Part 1926)
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Protection in certain sectors of economic activity; Occupational safety and health
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1989-05-25
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1989-06-02, Vol. 54, No. 105, pp. 23824-23857
ISN: USA-1989-R-8173
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=8173&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1989-06-02, Vol. 54, No. 105, pp. 23824-23857
Abstract/Citation: These are revisions to health and safety regulations for underground construction. The revised standard is intended to clarify the existing standard, cover standards not effectively addressed previously, and reflect the current technology and methods used in underground construction.
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