Additional FAQ's for General Industry

Additional FAQ's for General Industry

Please click on one of the subjects below to take you to the section of topics for additional FAQ's:

Subjects
Subject
Topic
Last Updated
Aerial Work Platforms
ANSI References
10/01/09
Checklists
06/25/10
Fall Protection
10/01/09
Load Testing Requirements
11/28/12
Minimum Approach Distances for Electrical Hazards
10/01/09
Operator Permits
10/01/09
Traffic Control
10/01/09
 
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Air Contaminants
4, 4’-Methylene bis (2-chloroaniline) Skin Exposure 
03/06/08
Carbon Monoxide
10/30/06
Cyanide First Aid Kits
12/17/14
Enamel Dust - Lead - Ventilation Controls
10/30/06
Exposure To Metal Working Fluids
06/07/10
Isocyanates (BetaFoam 87100)
10/30/06
Mold – Remediation Requirements
10/30/06
Zinc Oxide Fumes
10/30/06
 
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Bloodborne Infectious Diseases
Altering of Safer Medical Devices
04/20/07
Application of the Bloodborne Infectious Diseases Standard to Veterinary Clinics
12/11/07
Bleach and Eyewash Stations
04/20/07
Bloodborne Infectious Diseases (BIDs) and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE )
04/20/07
Bloodborne Infectious Diseases (BIDs) Retraining
04/20/07
Bloodborne Infectious Diseases Training - Law Enforcement
04/20/07
Body Art
02/22/10
Consumption of Food and Beverage
04/20/07
Consumption of Food and Beverage and Application of Make-up
04/20/07
Contaminated Equipment (Police/EMS Belts or Holsters)
06/10/08
Crime Scene Clean-up
04/20/07
Disposal of Regulated Waste
07/02/09
Employers Paying for Required Training
02/20/14
Hepatitis B Vaccinations
12/11/07
Janitors and Minimum Age Requirements
04/20/07
Laundry
06/26/09
Medical Waste
04/20/07
Medical Waste Disposal
12/11/07
Medical Waste - Urine and Band-Aids
04/20/07
MIOSHA Requirements for Medical Offices
10/22/12
Needle Disposal
01/05/11
Postexposure Follow-Up Testing
11/28/12
Post Hepatitis Vaccination Testing Requirements
07/10/08
Source Individual Testing
11/03/08
Training Regulations
12/11/07
 
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Confined Space Entry
Definition of Confined Spaces
07/22/10
Duties of Authorized Entrants - Medical Surveillance
07/22/10
Entry Permits
07/22/10
Rescue Services for Permit-Spaces
07/22/10
Self-Sealing Vault; Halon Gas Fire Extinguishing System
07/22/10
Training Requirements
12/29/10
PRCS 1910. 146, Parts 90 & 490 Questions & Answers
02/17/11
 
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Cranes
Bare Wire on Runway
04/28/08
Capacity Rating
12/17/07

Certification of Crane Riggers

12/17/07
Certification for Crane Inspectors
12/17/07
Crane vs. Hoist
06/26/09
Crane Inspector Requirements
10/11/10
Crawler Crane Training & Certification
11/28/12
Documenting Visual Inspections
12/17/07
Inspection Schedules
12/17/07
Lockout Overhead Cranes
06/26/09

Maintenance, Inspection, and Recordkeeping Requirements for Trolley-Mounted Electric Chain Hoist

03/06/08
Motor Driven Chain Hoist
12/17/07
Overhead Crane Training & Certification
11/28/12
Safety Latches
12/17/07
Safety Latch on Overhead Crane Hook
04/14/08
Stop Button Control
12/17/07
Training & Certification
11/28/12
Warning Devices for Overhead Cranes
12/17/07
 
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Electrical
Acceptable Job-Made Extension Cords
07/08/10
Blocking Electrical Panels
06/26/09
Changing Light Bulbs/Restrictions for Contract Staff
06/26/09
Circuit Breaker Used as On/Off Switch
06/26/09
Electrical Distribution Safety Training
11/16/09
Insulated Tools 
07/02/09
Training and Qualifications of Employees Who Perform Electrical Troubleshooting
06/26/09
 
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Emergency Planning

Distance From a Tornado Shelter and Maximum Capacity

03/06/08
Frequency of Evacuation Drills
03/06/08
 
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Ergonomics
Lifting Limits for Employees
09/02/06
Nursing Home Ergonomic References
04/25/13
Standing on Hard Surfaces for Long Periods
07/08/10
Work Spaces
12/20/07
Workstation Chair Requirements
01/30/08
 
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Eyewash/Shower Facilities

American National Standard for Emergency Eyewash and Shower Equipment
12/11/07
Emergency Eyewash Station Requirements
02/04/08
Eyewash Inspection Records
12/11/07
Potable water for an emergency eyewash or shower
07/02/09
Required Minimum Number and Travel Distance
06/30/08
Safety Showers in a Biomedical Laboratory
03/06/08
Suitable Eyewash Facilities
12/11/07
Suitable Eyewash Facilities in a Physician’s Office
12/11/07
 
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Fall Protection
42" Platform
06/26/09
Aerial Work Platform - Safety Belt

06/26/09

Alteration of high-lift connection points
04/13/07
Certification of Fall Protection Anchor and Attachment Points
06/26/09
Roof-Mounted Equipment Maintenance
06/26/09
Scaffold Use During Maintenance
06/26/09
Skylights
06/26/09
Use of Fall Protection by Maintenance Workers
06/26/09
Window Washing
06/26/09
 
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Fire Exits
Industrial Building Fire Alarm Requirements
06/10/08
Self-Closing doors
01/30/08
 
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Fire Fighting
Leather Helmets
01/30/08
Training Requirements for FFII and 2 in 2 out
10/15/07
 
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First Aid
Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs)
09/08/09
Number of First Aid Responders
09/17/14
On-Site First Aid Requirements in Dipping and Coating Operations
09/24/14
Working Alone Around Injection Molding Machines
12/20/07
 
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Flammable Liquids
Containers Made of Plastic
03/06/08
Flammable Storage in Color Cabinets
06/10/08
 
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Hazard Communication
Consumer Products - MSDS
04/05/10
Consumer Products - Standard Applicability 1
04/05/10
Consumer Products - Standard Applicability 2
04/05/10
Consumer Products - Windshield Washer Solvent
04/05/10
Incident Command System
04/05/10
Labeling Requirements for Chemical Manufacturers
02/05/14
Labeling: Requirements for Secondary/Workplace Containers under 2012 Revised Standard
03/11/13
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) Requirement
04/05/10
MSDS - Accessibility
04/05/10
MSDS - Availability of Sheets 1
04/05/10
MSDS - Availability of Sheets 2
04/05/10
MSDS - Distribution
04/05/10
MSDS - Generic
04/05/10
MSDS - Retention
04/05/10
Pipe Labeling and Compressed Air
04/05/10
Piping Identification
04/05/10
Written Hazard Communication Program
04/05/10
 
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Hazwoper
Annual Refresher Training
12/20/11
Definition of “Hazardous Spill”
01/05/10
Hazwoper applicability with law enforcement activities associated with methamphetamine laboratories
07/02/09
Hazwoper Trainer Certifications
05/08/08
Hazwoper Training
01/05/11
 
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Illumination
Retail Lighting
03/06/08
 
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Ionizing Radiation
Radiation Exposure in Unrestricted Areas
03/06/08
 
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Ladders
Carrying Heavy Boxes up a Ladder to a Platform
12/27/07
Portable Ladders - Manpower
06/10/08
Safety Inspections of Equipment
10/11/10
Secure Footing
12/27/07
 
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Lasers
Locating Information on Lasers
01/30/08
 
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Lockout/Tagout
Machine-Specific Written Procedures
06/26/09
Part 85. Exemption for Installations
06/26/09
Lockout Overhead Cranes
06/26/09
Lost Lock and/or Key
09/08/09
Tags Used With Locks
06/26/09
Variation In Safety Locks
06/26/09
 
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Machine Guarding
Automated Machinery
12/18/07
Chain and Sprocket
12/18/07
Color Coding
12/18/07
Design of Guards and Guarding Requirements
12/18/07
Distances From Each Other
01/03/08
Emergency Stop Button
12/18/07
Emergency Stop Cables
12/18/07
Exposed Rotating Shafts with Projections
10/21/10
Federal vs. MIOSHA Guarding Requirements
12/18/07
Guards for On/Off Switches
12/18/07
Guard for Lathes
06/26/09
Guard Made of Plastic
12/09/11
Machines Imported from Europe
12/18/07
Masonry Saws
03/24/11
Plastic Bag Sealer
10/12/10
Presence Sensing Device Initiation/Interlock Guard Activation
12/18/07
Preventing Accidental Activation of E-stop
07/13/09
Printing Press Guards
12/18/07
Robot Guarding Requirements
09/27/10
Safety mats to guard dangerous access points
06/26/09
Two Hand Control as Guarding
12/18/07
Two Hand Controls for Power Presses
12/18/07
Wire Wheel Brush & Abrasive Wheel Guard
01/22/13
 
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Mechanical Power Presses
Inspection and Maintenance Records
01/30/08
Press Control Redundancy: MIOSHA Requirements and ANSI Recommendations
01/30/08
 
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Medical Offices
MIOSHA Requirements for Medical Offices
10/22/12
 
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Medical Records
Confidentiality of Drug Test Results and Pre-Employment Disabilities
03/06/08
 
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Noise
Audiometric Testing
01/30/08
Audiometric Testing for Temporary Employees
04/28/08
Audiometric Testing Requirements
09/20/10
Calculating Standard Threshold Shift (STS)
09/16/08
Hearing Loss (Standard Threshold Shift) Determination and Recordkeeping
07/02/08
Inclusion in Hearing Conservation Programs
01/30/08
Listening to Headphones at the Worksite
12/27/07
Noise Exposure in an Orchestra
04/26/10
Standard Threshold Shift (STS) and Recording on the MIOSHA 300 Log
01/30/08
 
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Other

Acceptable Temperature Levels within an Office Environment

08/06/08
Accident Rates for Warehouses
09/27/10
Agriculture - Tree Farm Regulations
06/30/08
Air Chuggers (Winches) - Frequency of Inspections
03/06/08
Airlines - Air Hose Whip
06/09/08
Aisle Way Marking
07/22/10
Aisle Width
05/09/08
Employee Discrimination and Whistleblowers Protection
07/02/09
Flame Locker (Flammable Storage Cabinet) - Inspection/ Checklists
02/04/08
General Rules for Medical Marihuana Prescriptions
03/16/11
Inspections of Fire Extinguishers
04/28/08
Loading and Unloading Flatbed Trailers/Specific Rules
03/06/08
Materials Used to Secure Steel Coils on Wooden Pallets
03/06/08
Nonionizing Radiation - Standards on Electromagnetic Fields in the Workplace
04/11/08
OSHA Regulations and Required Training
10/11/10
Platform or walk way posted load ratings
07/02/09
Proper Use of Mineral Spirits - Chemical Exposure
03/06/08
Requirements for a Woodworking Shop
10/21/10
Roll Over Protective Structures-Construction, Exemptions and Labeling
04/08/08
Safety Inspections of Equipment
10/11/10
Smoking In The Workplace
05/03/10
Stacking Height Limit
05/09/08
Storage of Propane Cylinders in Building
06/10/08
Taser Shocks
05/09/08
Temporary Employees - Responsibility for Medical Surveillance Costs and for Controlling Employee Exposures
04/11/08
Training For Startup Company
06/25/10
Worker Visibility - Use of visi-garments by emergency personnel when on/adjacent to roadway
09/16/08
 
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Personal Protective Equipment
Certified Footwear
06/09/09
Cold-Weather Clothing
01/30/08
Cold-Weather Clothing 2
01/30/08
Compensation for Time Donning and Doffing Personal Protective Equipment
03/06/08
Eye Protection - Lenses
09/22/08
Face and Eye Protection and Training, and Application to Small Employers
01/30/08
Flip-Flop Shoes in an Office or Clinical Area
01/30/08
Foot Protection; Dental Hygienist
01/30/08
Footwear
06/10/08
Pay for Personal Protective Equipment
09/16/08
Prescription Safety Glasses
10/21/10
Reflective Vest Usage Requirement for Police Officers
03/06/08
Safety Harness and Lanyards
05/04/10
Steel Toed Boots with Metatarsal Guards
06/10/08
Steel Toed Shoes
01/30/08
Tinted Lenses in the Automotive Field
02/04/08
Tinted Safety Glasses
01/30/08
Training & Permit Requirements
11/28/12
Who Pays for Personal Protective Equipment?
06/10/08
Worker Visibility - Use of visi-garments by emergency personnel when on/adjacent to roadway
09/16/08
Workplace Clothing - Hazard assessment
03/21/08
 
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Powered Industrial Trucks
Airport Equipment
10/30/06
Aisles - Required Width in Warehouses
10/30/06
Aisle Way Marking
07/22/10
Backup Alarms
08/15/08
Checklists
06/25/10
Chocking Method
12/29/10
Chocking Wheels/Dock Locks
03/16/11
Compliance With Part 21
03/20/15
Daily Checklist
07/30/10
Dock Plates (color)
12/09/11
Door Size and Clearance
10/30/06
Forklift Truck Platforms
04/17/14
Hazardous Locations
10/30/06
Ignition System in Compliance with MIOSHA Standards
07/02/08
Issuing Authority
10/12/10
Manuals and Permits
10/30/06
Mirrors
10/30/06
Moving with Forks Raised
10/30/06
Operator's Manual
10/30/06
Pallet Jacks/Low-Lift Trucks
10/30/06
Permit on File at Previous Employer
10/11/10
Permit
11/28/12
Platform Stock Picker
07/22/10
Refresher Training
10/30/06
Requirement for Mirrors and Fire Extinguishers
06/09/08
Retain Daily-Inspection Reports
10/30/06
Seat Belts
10/30/06
Sliding Axle Trailers
07/03/08
Suspended Michigan Driver's License
10/30/06
Switch Horse, Switch Tractors - Lights, Alarms and Rated Capacity
10/30/06
Training
12/27/07
Training & Certification
11/28/12
Training, Testing & Permit Requirements
09/27/10
Unattended Forklift
06/23/10
Valid Michigan Driver's License
10/30/06
Ventilation
10/30/06
Wheel Chock Requirements
10/01/09
Wheel Chocks
07/25/08
 
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Recordkeeping
Administration of Oxygen
03/21/13
Accidental Self Inflicted Injury
03/21/13
Air born Exposure
03/21/13
Assigning a Standard Industrial Code and North American Industry Classification System Code
03/21/13
Categorize cases that result in days away from work and restricted work days
03/21/13
Change in Business Ownership
02/03/11
Company Parking Lots
03/21/13
Contract Employee
02/03/11
Days away from work prescribed during the time an employee is laid off from work
02/03/11
Definition of a “Recordable” Injury or Illness
02/23/11
Doctors at a Medical Office
03/16/11
Documenting Injuries and Illnesses
02/23/11
Electronic Form 300 and Form 300A
02/19/10
Electronic Recordkeeping
03/21/13
Employee in the Work Environment as a Member of the General Public
10/13/11
Employment Agencies Supplying Medical Data/Third Party (Clients)
10/10/11
Fatal and Non-Fatal Injury Reports
12/08/11
Fatalities and Multiple Hospitalizations
03/21/13
How to post no injuries or illnesses on the MIOSHA Log 300 and 300A
03/21/13
How to Record Days Away and Restricted Work Days
02/03/11
Incident Reports
12/07/11
Logging days away from work or restricted days for a case that occurred during the previous year
12/07/11
Logging Work Related Injuries and Illnesses for Temporary / Contract Employees
12/07/11
MIOSHA 300A
12/07/11
NAICS Codes for Posting 300A at Multiple Establishments
12/07/11
No Restricted Work Available
12/08/11
Out of State Occurrences
12/08/11
Physical Therapy
12/07/11
Prescription Medication as a Recordable Case
12/07/11
Positive Drug/Alcohol Results
07/20/07
Posting Hours on the 300A Summary Form
12/08/11
Recording a Bee Sting
02/24/11
Recording an injury or illness for an employee on call
12/08/11
Recording Calendar Days
02/28/12
Recording days away from work and/or days of restricted work during a lay off
03/21/13
Recording Criteria for Needlestick & Sharps Injuries
03/21/13
Recording Holidays
12/08/11
Recording Loss of Temper Self Inflicted Injuries
03/21/13
Recording Standard Threshold Shifts
10/10/11
Restricted days and number of days away from work
10/10/11
Recordkeeping For A Contracted Employee
02/28/12
Restricted Work
10/10/11
Retention of MIOSHA Forms 300, 300A & 301
10/10/11
Sending In The Log 300
01/31/14
Timeline for Recording
10/10/11
Updating Cases on the Log 300
10/10/11
Voluntary participation-wellness, fitness, recreation
11/28/12
Working out of two different plants
10/10/11
 
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Respiratory Protection
Goatees
01/30/08
Fit-Testing Qualifications for Fire Department Personnel
01/30/08
PLHCP (Physician or other Licensed Healthcare Professional)

11/24/08

Qualitative Fit Testing – Using Saccharin
10/30/06
Repair of SCBAs – Training Requirements for Technicians
01/30/08
02/04/08
Respirator Program Requirements - Dust Masks
10/30/06
Respirator Selection – First Responders (Police Officers)
10/30/06
Respirator Selection – Military Chemical Mask Usage
10/30/06
SCBA – Annual Flow Testing
07/30/10
Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) Cylinder Filling/Pressurization
01/30/08
Storage of self-contained breathing apparatus used by firefighters
06/07/10
Supplied Air Requirements
01/30/08
Wearing of an SCBA by Employees Performing Emergency Rescue
06/10/08
 
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Sanitation
Access to Men and Women Toilet Facilities
12/29/10
Access to Toilet Facilities and Ability to Freely Exit a Working Area
01/30/08
Drink Containers in the Workplace
01/30/08
Vermin Control
01/30/08
 
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Stairways & Ramps
Installation of Stairs Structurally Joined to a Ramp
01/30/08
 
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Temperature Extremes
Employee Cooling
01/30/08
Heat Stress
06/29/07
High Temperatures in a Restaurant Kitchen
07/08/10
Maximum Workplace Temperatures
01/30/08
Thermal Stress
01/30/08
Temperature Control/Comfort Levels
01/30/08
 
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Tuberculosis
Cost of Testing for Tuberculosis (TB) and Hepatitis B
06/30/08
TB Respirator Fit-Testing Requirements For Employees in Home Health Care
01/30/08
 
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Ventilation
Re-Circulating Exhaust Air from a Grinding Operation
01/30/08

Respiratory Protection - Air Contaminants and Odor From a Solvent Based Printer

03/06/08
X-ray Film Development
01/30/08
 
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Welding
Oxygen and Acetylene Bottles
01/30/08
Transporting Welding Gas Cylinders
01/30/08
 
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Workplace Violence
Lifeguards Harassing Co-workers
01/30/08
Prevention & Liability
06/27/07
Site Security
09/25/14
 
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