Monthly Archives: October 2017


OSHA Now Fully Enforcing Construction Silica Standard

OSHA has issued a memorandum highlighting some of the requirements of the Respirable Crystalline Silica standard, 29 CFR 1926.1153, fully enforcing “all appropriate provisions” of the standard. The final rule on Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica, published on March 25, 2016, established a new PEL of 50 µg/m3 for all covered industries. It Read the full article…