OSHA Requirements and Training Resources for St George UT
The State of Utah operates an approved State OSHA Program (UOSH). The Utah state plan was initially approved on January 10, 1973 and was granted final state plan approval on July 16, 1985.
UT OSHA Training Regulations and Standards
Utah adopted most Federal OSHA standards identically, but the state periodically supplements Federal standards with additional requirements. These supplements are found in section R614 on the Utah Labor Commission website. Supplements to federal standards found in the Administrative Code include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Section C – Recordkeeping
- Section D – Employer/Employee Responsibility
- Section E – General Safety Requirements
- R614-1-5 Personal Protective Equipment
- R614-4 Hazardous Materials
Utah has several unique vertical state standards for the following industries which are also located in R614.
|R614-5||Materials Handling and Storage|
|R614-6-1||Crushing, Screening, and Grinding Equipment|
|R614-6-3||House and building Moving|
|R614-6-5||Livestock Butchering and Bulk Carcass Handling|
|R614-6-6||Motor Vehicle Transportation of Workers|
|R614-6-7||Hot Metallurgical Operations|
|R614-6-8||Elevators, Escalators, Aerial Trams, Man-lifts, Worker Hoists|
|R614-6-9||Filters and Centrifuges|
|R614-6-11||Boilers and Pressure Vessels|
|R614-7-2||Grizzlies Over Chutes, Bins and Tank Openings|
|R614-7-3||Cranes and Derricks|
|R614-7-4||Residential-Type construction, Raising Framed Walls|
Since Utah has opted to have no jurisdiction in maritime industries, the state has not adopted 29 CFR 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918 or a state equivalent.
The Utah State Plan applies to all public and private sector places of employment in St George and the rest of the State of Utah, with the exception of Federal employees, the United States Postal Service (USPS), private sector maritime, Hill Air Force Base, Tooele Army Depot which includes the Tooele Chemical Demilitarization Facility, and certain agricultural related operations (field sanitation and temporary labor camps), which are subject to Federal OSHA jurisdiction.
Utah OSHA Information
The Utah Occupational Safety and Health Division is part of Utah’s Labor Commission. There is one UOSH office that covers the entire state, located in Salt Lake City. The main contact number for UOSH is (801) 530-6901.
OSHA’s National Emergency Hotline telephone number is 1-800-321-OSHA.
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Disclaimer: This information was obtained from the Federal OSHA website. OSHA Training Services Inc. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate and up to date, but changes in state law and procedures affecting the information on this page are beyond our control. Contact State of Utah OSHA program staff directly to verify important information about OSHA training requirements in St. George UT.