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OSHA Begins Enforcement of the New Respirable Crystalline Silica Standard
9/30/2017

OSHA has begun its enforcement of the  respirable crystalline silica standard for construction as of September 23, 2017. You can access the standard by clicking  here.  OSHA is offering compliance assistance to employers making good faith efforts to comply with the requirements of the standard during the first 30 days, per a memorandum dated September 20, 2017.  Here's that memorandum.