Occupational Safety and Health Administration January 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Asbestos in Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
Document Number: 2012-1547
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-25
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA solicits public comments concerning its proposal to extend OMB's approval of the information collection requirements contained in the Asbestos in Construction Standard (29 CFR 1926.1101). The standard protects workers from adverse health effects from occupational exposure to asbestos, including lung cancer, mesothelioma, asbestosis (an emphysema-like condition) and gastrointestinal cancer.
General Working Conditions in Shipyard Employment; Approval of Information Collection Requirements
Document Number: 2011-33260
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-01-03
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
OSHA is announcing that OMB approved the collection of information requirements contained in the General Working Conditions Standard under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. The OMB approval number is 1218-0259.