Division of Labor and Industry


MOSH Standards Notice 08-4 - Maryland Occupational Safety and Health (MOSH)

Subject: Clarifications and Correcting Amendments to OSHA's Final Rule on Electrical Installation Requirements.
Effective Date: October 29, 2008
Issuance Date: January 23, 2009
Purpose: Amend 29 CFR 1910.304(b)(3)(ii) to clarify its applicability to "construction-like" activities and corrects two typographical errors in Table S-3.
Scope: MOSH-wide
Reference: MOSH Standards Notice 07-4
Contact: Chief of MOSH Compliance Services
312 Marshall Avenue, Room 602
Laurel, Maryland 20707
(410) 880-4886 x312
By and Under the Authority of: Roger Campbell, Assistant Commissioner

A.      Background

  1. On August 21, 2007, the Commissioner of Labor and Industry adopted, through incorporation by reference under COMAR 09.12.31 Maryland Occupational Safety and Health Act - Incorporated by Reference of Federal Standards, the revisions relating to the general industry electrical installation standard and to incorporate future versions of the standard.

B.       Action

  1. MOSH compliance personnel shall enforce the amendment to 29 CFR 1910.304(b)(3)(ii) published in the Federal register / Vol. 73, No. 210 / Wednesday, October 29, 2008 (FR 64203-64205) (PDF document, 63KB, download Adobe Acrobat for free).
  2. MOSH Compliance and Consultation Supervisors shall ensure that training sessions are conducted on the contents of this notice.

cc: J. Ronald DeJuliis, Commissioner, Division of Labor and Industry
Craig D. Lowry, Deputy Commissioner, Division of Labor and Industry
Jonathan R. Krasnoff, Deputy Counsel, Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation
Office of Administrative Hearings

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