OSHA/Safety

OSHA Regulations

United States Department of Labor-Occupational Safety and Health Administration

The safe use of pneumatic tools in the workplace, including safety air guns, are governed under several OSHA Regulations. Standards for General Industry are listed below and apply across all classes of end-users. Standards for Shipyards, Marine Terminals and Construction are also shown below and apply to these sub-classes.

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For General Industry

Occupational Noise Exposure Occupational Health and Environmental Control
Occupational Noise Exposure
OSHA STANDARD 1910.95
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Guardair Hand and Portable Tools and Equipment Hand and Portable Powered Tools and Equipment, General
Compressed Air Used for Cleaning
OSHA STANDARD 1910.242(b)
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Instruction for OSHA Standards Instruction for OSHA Standard 1910.242(b)
Reduction of Air Pressure below 30 psi for Cleaning Purposes
STD 01-13-001
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For Shipyards

General Precautions for Shipyards Tools and Related Equipment
General Precautions
OSHA STANDARD 1915.131
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For Marine Terminals

Compressed Air-Marine Terminals Related Terminal Operations and Equipment
Compressed Air
OSHA STANDARD 1917.154
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For Construction

Power Operated Hand Tools Power Operated Hand Tools
Pneumatic Power Tools
OSHA STANDARD 1926.302
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GuardAir