To assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women; by authorizing enforcement of the standards developed under the Act; by assisting and encouraging the States in their efforts to assure safe and healthful working conditions; by providing for research, information, education, and training in the field of occupational safety and health; and for other purposes.
The Occupational Safety and Health Act was written into the Federal Register in 1971. OSHA does not approve, list or label anything, including cables. OSHA is a Federal Law which establishes requirements which must be met to insure safety. Pertaining to cable, an installation subject to the OSHA law would be in compliance if two criteria are met: (1) The cable or wire is listed by UL or another recognized testing laboratory, and (2) the cable or wire is installed and used in accordance with the NEC.
Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970. Under this federal law, the US Department of Labor has responsibility of formulating safety and health standards for all businesses engaged in interstate commerce. www.osha.gov
The "Occupational Safety & Health Administration" within the U.S. Department of Labor. OSHA's mission is to assure the safety and health of America's workers by setting and enforcing workplace standards; providing training, outreach, and education; establishing partnerships; and encouraging improvement in workplace safety and health.
The Williams-Steiger Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSHA) is a law designed to protect the health and safety of industrial workers and treatment plant operators. It regulates the design, construction, operation and maintenance of industrial plants and wastewater treatment plants. The Act does not apply directly to municipalities, EXCEPT in those states that have approved plans and have asserted jurisdiction under Section 18 of the OSHA Act. Wastewater treatment plants have come under stricter regulation in all phases of activity as a result of OSHA standards. OSHA also refers to the federal and state agencies which administer the OSHA regulations.
Occupational Health and Safety Association, a federal agency under the Department of Labor that publishes and enforces safety and health regulations for most businesses and industries in the United States.
Occupational Health and Safety Administration. U.S. government organization responsible for establishing and enforcing workplace safety standards. May exert jurisdiction over work procedures and conditions of scuba professionals if it determines that safety is at issue.
The Williams-Steiger Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (OSHA) is a law designed to protect the health and safety of industrial workers and also the operators of water supply systems and treatment plants.
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