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Accession Number PB2013-104603
Title Construction Industry Digest, 2011 Revision.
Publication Date 2011
Media Count 80p
Personal Author N/A
Abstract The Construction Industry Digest contains summaries of the most frequently used standards in the construction industry. The standards are presented alphabetically followed by the reference to the appropriate regulation. With few exceptions, standards in this digest are from Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Part 1926. Remember, this booklet is only a digest of basic applicable standards and should not be considered as a complete substitute for any provisions of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSH Act), or for any standards issued under the OSH Act. The requirements discussed in this publication are summarized and abbreviated. The actual source standards are referenced at the end of each topic discussed; consult the CFR for a more complete explanation of the specific standards listed.
Keywords Accident prevention
Construction industry
Occupational safety and health
Reference materials
Safety engineering
Safety standards
Work environments

Source Agency Occupational Safety and Health Administration
NTIS Subject Category 50 - Civil Engineering
89 - Building Industry Technology
57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
94D - Job Environment
94H - Industrial Safety Engineering
44G - Environmental & Occupational Factors
Corporate Author Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, DC.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1309
Contract Number N/A

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