Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. 0800-01-04-.02 - DEFINITIONS

(1) The definitions and interpretations contained in T.C.A. § 50-3-103 shall be applicable to such terms when used in this chapter except that the word "Commissioner" as used in Rules 0800- 01-04-.07, 0800-01-04-.13, 0800-01-04-.15, 0800-01-04-.16, 0800-01-04-.18, 0800-01-04-.19 and 0800-01-04-.20 shall mean only the Administrator or in the Administrator's absence shall mean the Assistant Administrator or Manager of Safety or Health Compliance, assigned in the Division of Occupational Safety and Health (TOSHA), Department of Labor and Workforce Development.

(2) In computing twenty (20) days, the day of receipt of any notice shall not be included, and the last day of the twenty (20) calendar days shall be included, except if it falls on a Saturday, Sunday or national holiday; then the next day not a Saturday, Sunday or national holiday shall be the last day.

(3) "Compliance Officer" means a person authorized by the Commissioner to conduct inspections.

(4) "Inspection" means any inspection of an employer's factory, plant, establishment, construction site or other area, workplace or environment where work is performed by an employee of an employer and includes any inspection conducted pursuant to a complaint, any reinspection, follow-up inspection, accident investigation or other investigation conducted under T.C.A. § 50-3-301.


Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. 0800-01-04-.02
Original rule filed June 10, 1974. Amendment filed July 15, 1977; effective August 15, 1977. Amendment filed November 25, 1983; effective February 13, 1984. Repeal and rule filed September 7, 2004; effective January 28, 2005.

Authority: T.C.A. §§ 4-3-1411, 50-3-103 and 50-3-301.

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