OSHA Training in Lexington KY

Get OSHA training in Lexington KY from the OSHA trainers at OSHA Training Services Inc. On site OSHA classes available to be conducted at your location in or near Lexington KY include the following:

OSHA 10 hour training Lexington KY

OSHA 30 hour training Lexington KY

Confined space entry training Lexington KY (construction and general industry)

Excavation competent person training Lexington KY

 

We also offer all of the OSHA-authorized online OSHA training courses on our website.


 


 

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Regulation of OSHA Training in Lexington KY

The Commonwealth of Kentucky operates a State OSHA program (the Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Program). The Kentucky OSH Program was initially approved in 1973 and granted final state plan approval June 13, 1985. Kentucky was the first state plan approved under the revised federal benchmarks.
 
Regulations and Standards

Kentucky's OSH regulations are promulgated by means of Kentucky Administrative Regulations. They consist of state-specific regulations unique to Kentucky, OSHA regulations incorporated with state-specific provisions, and OSHA regulations incorporated without change.

In general industry, Kentucky has state specific requirements regarding:

  • Batteries
  • Electrical Testing
  • Safety Belts, Lanyards, and Life Lines
  • Off Highway Motor Vehicles and Equipment
  • Rollover Protective Structures and Overhead Equipment
  • Fire Apparatus and Fire Department Facilities
  • Refuse Collection and Compaction Equipment
  • Receiving and Unloading Bulk Hazardous Liquids
  • Employers Responsibilities Where Employees are Exposed to Toxic Substances
  • Reporting Amputations or In Patient Hospitalizations
  • Guarding Floor and Wall Openings
  • Occupational Noise
  • Flammable and Combustible Liquids
  • Control of Hazardous Energy
  • Medical Services and First Aid
  • Powered Industrial Trucks
  • Mechanical Power Presses
  • Selection and Use of Work Practices (electrical)
  • 4,4-Methulene bis (2-Chloroaniline)
  • Laboratory Activities
  • Access to Employee Exposure and Medical Records
  • Bloodborne Pathogens

Kentucky has state specific construction requirements regarding:

  • Safety and Testing of Supply Lines in Excess of 600 Volts
  • Refuse Collection and Compaction Equipment
  • Receiving and Unloading Bulk Hazardous Liquids
  • Employers Responsibilities Where Employees are Exposed to Toxic Substances
  • Reporting Amputations or In Patient Hospitalizations
  • Confined Space Entry
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Fall Protection
  • Material Hoists, Personnel Hoists, and Elevators
  • Steel Erection
  • Blasting and Use of Explosives
  • Power Transmission and Distribution

These regulations are available on the KY OSH website.

Jurisdiction

The Kentucky OSH Program exercises jurisdiction over all private and public sector employers and employees within the State except private sector maritime activities, Tennessee Valley Authority facilities, military personnel, U.S. Postal Service employees, employees working at properties ceded to the U.S. government, employees of the federal government, and issues of field sanitation and temporary labor camps in agriculture, except for agricultural temporary labor camps associated with egg, poultry or red meat production, or the post harvest processing of agricultural or horticultural commodities.

Kentucky OSHA Information

The Division of of Occupational Safety and Health is responsible for the enforcement of Kentucky's OSH standards.

Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Program
1047 U.S. Highway 127 South, Suite 4 
Frankfort KY 40601
Phone: (502) 564-3070

 

The OSHA National Emergency Hotline telephone number is 1-800-321-OSHA.

Other Resources

State of Kentucky OSHA Poster

OSHA Training Requirements for 1910 General Industry

OSHA Training Requirements for 1926 Construction


Disclaimer: This information was originally 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 program staff directly to verify important information regarding OSHA training in Lexington KY.