OSHA has finalized its June 27th, 2017, proposal to revise the construction and shipyards standards. In the final rule, to be published on September 30, 2019, OSHA:
- Does not implement the proposal to revoke all of the standards’ ancillary provisions; but
- Extends the compliance dates for the ancillary provisions to September 2020 to account for OSHA’s new proposal to revise or remove specific provisions; and
- Maintains enforcement of the permissible exposure limit.
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