Occupational Safety and Health Standards

These Occupational Safety and Health Standards were promulgated by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor under the authority of the Williams-Steiger Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (84 Statute 1590-1620). Any changes, additions, deletions or interpretations subsequently made will be adopted as if fully set forth herein. 

Title 29, Chapter XVII, Part 1910 as published in the Federal Register, Volume 39, Number 125, June 27, 1974. 


Sec. 31-372-101-1910

Safety and health standards
Safety and health standards for general industry

Adopt as Section 31-372-101-1910., U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA Safety and Health Standards (29 CFR Part 1910), OSHA Publication 2206, Revised November 7, 1978. 


Note: For all public sector employers, 1910.1000 Table Z-1 Limits for Air Contaminants differs from the federal standard.

Sec. 31-372-107-1926

Safety and health regulations
Safety and health regulations for construction


Adopt as Section 31-372-107-1926., U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, 29 CFR 1926. Safety and Health Regulations for Construction with 29 CFR Part 1910. General Industry Safety and Health Regulations Identified as Applicable to Construction; revised to and published on February 9, 1979 in Book 2 of the Federal Register Volume 44 – No. 29, 2-9-79. 

Sec. 31-374-3

reporting and recordkeeping
Reporting and record keeping standard


The standard for the reporting and recording of occupational illnesses and injuries, as required by chapter 571 of the Connecticut General Statutes, shall be the standard set forth in 29 CFR Part 1904, except for sections 1904.1, 1904.2, note to subpart B and non-mandatory appendix A to subpart B. 


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38 Wolcott Road map of location for CONN-OSHA.

Connecticut Department of Labor
38 Wolcott Hill Rd
Wethersfield, CT 06109

Phone Number: 860-263-6900
Fax: 860-263-6940

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