Crystalline Silica Standards Set
In an effort to decrease the chances of lung cancer, kidney disease, or other potential ailments, OSHA has issued the final rule for crystalline silica exposure in the workplace. Key provisions to the rule will be enforced beginning on September 23, 2017 for the construction industry.
STC is prepared when it comes to handling the details of a written silica exposure plan and have already helped many clients develop a policy that is tailored to their operations.
If you are in need of assistance when it comes to drafting your own policy before the deadline, simply reply back to this email for help. Click on the link below to read the full requirements of the silica standard on OSHA’s website.
OSHA Electronic Reporting Rule