29 CFR 1926.107 - Definitions applicable to this subpart.

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§ 1926.107 Definitions applicable to this subpart.

(a)Contaminant means any material which by reason of its action upon, within, or to a person is likely to cause physical harm.

(b)Lanyard means a rope, suitable for supporting one person. One end is fastened to a safety belt or harness and the other end is secured to a substantial object or a safety line.

(c)Lifeline means a rope, suitable for supporting one person, to which a lanyard or safety belt (or harness) is attached.

(d)O.D. means optical density and refers to the light refractive characteristics of a lens.

(e)Radiant energy means energy that travels outward in all directions from its sources.

(f)Safety belt means a device, usually worn around the waist which, by reason of its attachment to a lanyard and lifeline or a structure, will prevent a worker from falling.

[ 44 FR 8577, Feb. 9, 1979]

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Title 29 published on 05-May-2017 03:24

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 29 CFR Part 1926 after this date.

  • 2017-03-21; vol. 82 # 53 - Tuesday, March 21, 2017
    1. 82 FR 14439 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium; Further Delay of Effective Date
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      DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
      Final rule; further delay of effective date.
      As of March 21, 2017, the effective date of the final rule amending 29 CFR parts 1910, 1915, and 1926 that published in the Federal Register of January 9, 2017 at 82 FR 2470, delayed at 82 FR 8901 on February 1, 2017, is further delayed to May 20, 2017.
      29 CFR Parts 1910, 1915, and 1926

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