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Name: Occupational Safety and Health Standards-Excavations 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: 1989-10-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1989-10-31, Vol. 54, No. 209, pp. 45894-45991
ISN: USA-1989-R-9157
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=9157&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1989-10-31, Vol. 54, No. 209, pp. 45894-45991
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Construction Standards for Excavations to regulate the use of support systems to prevent excavation cave-ins; the means of access to and egress from excavations; employee exposure to vehicular traffic; falling loads; water accumulation; and other related matters.
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