Occupational Safety and Health Administration December 9, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Process Safety Management and Prevention of Major Chemical Accidents
Document Number: 2013-29197
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2013-12-09
Agency: Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
In response to Executive Order 13650, OSHA requests comment on potential revisions to its Process Safety Management (PSM) standard and its Explosives and Blasting Agents standard, potential updates to its Flammable Liquids standard and Spray Finishing standard, and potential changes to PSM enforcement policies. In this Request for Information (RFI), the Agency asks for information and data on specific rulemaking and policy options, and the workplace hazards they address. OSHA will use the information received in response to this RFI to determine what action, if any, it may take.