Chapter 296-24 WAC

Last Update: 1/23/18

GENERAL SAFETY AND HEALTH STANDARDS

WAC Sections

PART A-1
PURPOSE AND SCOPE
296-24-003Subsections, subdivisions, items, subitems, and segments.
296-24-005Purpose and scope.
296-24-012Definitions applicable to all sections of this chapter.
PART A-2
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
RESERVE
Note:
Personal protective equipment requirements have been moved to WAC 296-800-160.
Note:
Electrical protective equipment requirements have been moved to WAC 296-24-980.
PART A-3
LATE NIGHT RETAIL WORKER CRIME PROTECTION
Note:
Late night retail worker crime protection has been moved to chapter 296-832 WAC.
PART A-4
SAFETY PROCEDURES
Note:
Safety procedures have been moved to chapter 296-803 WAC.
PART B-2
SAFETY COLOR CODE FOR MARKING PHYSICAL HAZARDS, ETC., WINDOW WASHING
Note:
Safety color code for marking physical hazards, etc., window washing has been moved to WAC 296-800-11045 and chapter 296-878 WAC.
PART C
MACHINERY AND MACHINE GUARDING
Note:
Machinery and machine guarding has been moved to chapter 296-806 WAC.
PART D
MATERIALS HANDLING AND STORAGE, INCLUDING CRANES, DERRICKS, ETC., AND RIGGING
Handling and StorageCranes, Derricks, Etc.
296-24-215Materials handling and storage—Handling materials—General.
296-24-21501Use of mechanical equipment.
296-24-21509Clearance limits.
296-24-21511Rolling railroad cars.
296-24-21513Guarding.
296-24-235Overhead and gantry cranes.
296-24-23501Definitions.
296-24-23503General requirements.
296-24-23505Cabs.
296-24-23507Footwalks and ladders.
296-24-23509Stops, bumpers, rail sweeps, and guards.
296-24-23511Brakes.
296-24-23513Electric equipment.
296-24-23515Hoisting equipment.
296-24-23517Warning device.
296-24-23519Inspection.
296-24-23521Testing.
296-24-23523Maintenance.
296-24-23525Rope inspection.
296-24-23527Handling the load.
296-24-23529Operators.
296-24-23531Other requirements—General.
296-24-23533Crane and derrick suspended personnel (work) platforms.
296-24-237Construction, operation and maintenance—Chain and electric hoists.
296-24-238Air hoists.
296-24-240Crawler locomotive and truck cranes.
296-24-24001Definitions.
296-24-24003General requirements.
296-24-24005Load ratings.
296-24-24007Inspection classification.
296-24-24009Testing.
296-24-24011Maintenance procedure.
296-24-24013Rope inspection.
296-24-24015Handling the load.
296-24-24017Other requirements.
296-24-24019Operating near overhead electric power lines.
296-24-245Derricks.
296-24-24501Definitions.
296-24-24503General requirements.
296-24-24505Load ratings.
296-24-24507Inspection.
296-24-24509Testing.
296-24-24511Maintenance.
296-24-24513Rope inspection.
296-24-24515Operations of derricks.
296-24-24517Handling the load.
296-24-24519Other requirements.
296-24-293"A" frames.
296-24-294Rigging.
296-24-29401Wire rope.
296-24-29403Hemp rope.
296-24-29405Hemp and wire rope slings.
296-24-29407Guys.
296-24-29409Thimbles.
296-24-29411Blocks and falls.
296-24-29413Chains and cables.
296-24-29415Slings.
296-24-29417Definitions.
296-24-29419Safe operating practices.
296-24-29421Inspections.
296-24-29423Alloy steel chain slings.
296-24-29425Wire rope slings.
296-24-29427Metal mesh slings.
296-24-29429Natural and synthetic fiber rope slings.
296-24-29431Synthetic web slings.
PART E
HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, FLAMMABLE LIQUIDS, SPRAY FINISHING
Hazardous Materials
296-24-295Compressed gases (general requirements).
296-24-29501Inspection of compressed gas cylinders.
296-24-29503Compressed gases.
296-24-29505Safety relief devices for compressed gas containers.
296-24-310Acetylene.
296-24-31001Cylinders.
296-24-31003Piped systems.
296-24-31005Generators and filling cylinders.
296-24-315Hydrogen.
296-24-31501General.
296-24-31503Gaseous hydrogen systems.
296-24-31505Liquefied hydrogen systems.
296-24-320Oxygen.
296-24-32001Scope.
296-24-32003Bulk oxygen systems.
296-24-325Nitrous oxide.
296-24-330Flammable liquids.
296-24-33001Definitions.
296-24-33003Scope.
296-24-33005Tank storage.
296-24-33007Piping, valves, and fittings.
296-24-33009Container and portable tank storage.
296-24-33011Industrial plants.
296-24-33013Bulk plants.
296-24-33015Service stations.
296-24-33017Processing plants.
296-24-33019Refineries, chemical plants, and distilleries.
296-24-370Spray finishing using flammable materials.
296-24-37001Definitions.
296-24-37003Spray booths.
296-24-37005Electrical and other sources of ignition.
296-24-37007Ventilation.
296-24-37009Flammable liquids and liquids with a flashpoint greater than 199.4°F (93°C).
296-24-37011Protection.
296-24-37013Operations and maintenance.
296-24-37015Fixed electrostatic apparatus.
296-24-37017Electrostatic hand spraying equipment.
296-24-37019Drying, curing, or fusion apparatus.
296-24-37021Automobile undercoating in garages.
296-24-37023Powder coating.
296-24-37025Organic peroxides and dual component coatings.
296-24-37027Scope.
296-24-450Chlorine cylinders used in chlorinator systems.
PART F-1
STORAGE AND HANDLING OF LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GASES
296-24-475Storage and handling of liquefied petroleum gases.
296-24-47501Definitions.
296-24-47503Scope.
296-24-47505Basic rules.
296-24-47507Cylinder systems.
296-24-47509Systems utilizing containers other than DOT containers.
296-24-47511Liquefied petroleum gas as a motor fuel.
296-24-47513Storage of containers awaiting use or resale.
296-24-47517Liquefied petroleum gas service stations.
PART F-2
STORAGE AND HANDLING OF ANHYDROUS AMMONIA
Note:
Storage and handling of anhydrous ammonia has been moved to chapter 296-826 WAC.
PART G-1
MEANS OF EGRESS
296-24-55001Definitions.
296-24-56525Automatic sprinkler systems.
296-24-56527Fire alarm signaling systems.
296-24-567Employee emergency plans and fire prevention plans.
296-24-56701Appendix.
PART G-2
FIRE PROTECTION
296-24-585Fire protection.
296-24-58501Definitions applicable to fire protection.
296-24-58503Scope, application and definitions applicable.
PART G-3
FIRE SUPPRESSION EQUIPMENT
296-24-592Portable fire extinguishers.
296-24-59201Scope and application.
296-24-59212Hydrostatic testing.
296-24-59215Appendix A—Portable fire extinguishers.
296-24-602Standpipe and hose systems.
296-24-60201Scope and application.
296-24-60203Protection of standpipes.
296-24-60205Equipment.
296-24-60207Water supply.
296-24-60209Tests and maintenance.
296-24-60299Appendix A—Standpipe and hose systems.
296-24-607Automatic sprinkler systems.
296-24-60701Scope and application.
296-24-60703Exemptions.
296-24-60705General requirements.
296-24-60799Appendix A—Automatic sprinkler systems.
296-24-617Fixed extinguishing systems, general.
296-24-61701Scope and application.
296-24-61703General requirements.
296-24-61705Total flooding systems with potential health and safety hazards to employees.
296-24-61799Appendix A—Fixed extinguishing systems, general.
296-24-622Fixed extinguishing systems, dry chemical.
296-24-62201Scope and application.
296-24-62203Specific requirements.
296-24-62299Appendix A—Fixed extinguishing systems, dry chemical.
296-24-623Fixed extinguishing systems, gaseous agent.
296-24-62301Scope and application.
296-24-62303Specific requirements.
296-24-62399Appendix A—Fixed extinguishing systems, gaseous agent.
296-24-627Fixed extinguishing systems, water spray and foam.
296-24-62701Scope and application.
296-24-62703Specific requirements.
296-24-62799Appendix A—Fixed extinguishing systems, water spray and foam.
296-24-629Fire detection systems.
296-24-62901Scope and application.
296-24-62903Installation and restoration.
296-24-62905Maintenance and testing.
296-24-62907Protection of fire detectors.
296-24-62909Response time.
296-24-62911Number, location and spacing of detecting devices.
296-24-62999Appendix A—Fire detection systems.
296-24-63299Appendix B—National consensus standards.
296-24-63399Appendix C—Fire protection references for further information.
296-24-63599Appendix E—Test methods for protective clothing.
PART H-2
SAFE PRACTICES AND VENTILATION OF ABRASIVE BLASTING OPERATIONS
Note:
Safe practices and ventilation of abrasive blasting operations have been moved to chapter 296-818 WAC.
PART I
WELDING, CUTTING AND BRAZING
296-24-680Welding, cutting, and brazing.
296-24-68001Definitions.
296-24-682Installation and operation of oxygen fuel gas systems for welding and cutting.
296-24-68201General requirements.
296-24-68203Cylinders and containers.
296-24-68205Manifolding of cylinders.
296-24-68207Service piping systems.
296-24-68209Protective equipment, hose, and regulators.
296-24-68211Acetylene generators.
296-24-68213Calcium carbide storage.
296-24-68215Public exhibitions and demonstrations.
296-24-685Application, installation, and operation of arc welding and cutting equipment.
296-24-68501General.
296-24-68503Application of arc welding equipment.
296-24-68505Installation of arc welding equipment.
296-24-68507Operation and maintenance.
296-24-690Installation and operation of resistance welding equipment.
296-24-69001General.
296-24-69003Spot and seam welding machines (nonportable).
296-24-69005Portable welding machines.
296-24-69007Flash welding equipment.
296-24-69009Hazards and precautions.
296-24-69011Maintenance.
296-24-695Fire prevention and protection.
296-24-69501Basic precautions.
296-24-69503Special precautions.
296-24-69505Welding or cutting containers.
296-24-69507Confined spaces.
296-24-700Protection of employees.
296-24-70001General.
296-24-70003Eye protection.
296-24-70005Protective clothing.
296-24-70007Work in confined spaces.
296-24-715Health protection and ventilation.
296-24-71501General.
296-24-71503Ventilation for general welding and cutting.
296-24-71505Local exhaust hoods and booths.
296-24-71507Ventilation in confined spaces.
296-24-71509Fluorine compounds.
296-24-71511Zinc.
296-24-71513Lead.
296-24-71515Beryllium.
296-24-71517Cadmium.
296-24-71519Mercury.
296-24-71521Cleaning compounds.
296-24-71523Cutting of stainless steels.
296-24-71525First-aid equipment.
296-24-720Industrial applications.
296-24-72001Transmission pipeline.
296-24-72003Mechanical piping systems.
296-24-722Welding, cutting, and heating in way of preservative coatings.
PART J-1
WORKING SURFACES, GUARDING FLOORS AND WALL OPENINGS
Note:
Requirements relating to portable ladders and fixed ladders have been moved to chapter 296-876 WAC, Ladders, portable and fixed.
296-24-735Walking-working surfaces.
296-24-73501General requirements.
296-24-73505Aisles and passageways.
296-24-73507Covers and guardrails.
296-24-73511Steam pipes.
296-24-750Guarding floor and wall openings and holes.
296-24-75001Terms.
296-24-75003Protection for floor openings.
296-24-75005Protection for wall openings and holes.
296-24-75007Protection of open-sided runways.
296-24-75011Railing, toeboards, and cover specifications.
296-24-765Fixed industrial stairs.
296-24-76501Terms.
296-24-76503Application of requirements.
296-24-76507Stair strength.
296-24-76509Stair width.
296-24-76511Angle of stairway rise.
296-24-76513Stair treads.
296-24-76515Length of stairways.
296-24-76519Vertical clearance.
296-24-76521Open risers.
296-24-76523General.
296-24-76555Alternating tread-type stairs.
296-24-855Other working surfaces.
296-24-85501Dockboards (bridge plates).
296-24-85503Forging machine area.
296-24-85505Veneer machinery.
PART J-2
SCAFFOLDS
296-24-862Nonmandatory appendices.
PART J-3
POWERED PLATFORMS
Note:
Powered platforms have been moved to chapters 296-869 and 296-870 WAC.
296-24-88050Appendix C—Personal fall arrest system (Part I—Mandatory; Parts II and III—Nonmandatory).
PART K
COMPRESSED GAS AND COMPRESSED GAS EQUIPMENT
296-24-920Inspection of compressed gas cylinders.
296-24-92001Definitions.
296-24-92003General requirements.
296-24-92005Inspection of low-pressure cylinders exempt from the hydrostatic test including acetylene cylinders.
296-24-92007Low-pressure cylinders subject to hydrostatic testing.
296-24-92009High-pressure cylinders.
296-24-92011Internal inspection.
296-24-930Safety relief devices for compressed gas cylinders.
296-24-93001Definitions.
296-24-93003General requirements.
296-24-935Safety relief devices for cargo and portable tanks storing compressed gases.
296-24-93501Definitions.
296-24-93503General requirements.
296-24-940Air receivers.
296-24-94001General requirements.
296-24-94003Installation and equipment requirements.
PART L
ELECTRICAL
296-24-957Electrical.
296-24-95701Electric utilization systems.
296-24-95703General requirements.
296-24-95705Wiring design and protection.
296-24-95707Wiring methods, components, and equipment for general use.
296-24-95709Specific purpose equipment and installations.
296-24-95711Hazardous (classified) locations.
296-24-95713Special systems.
296-24-95799Appendices.
296-24-960Working on or near exposed energized parts.
296-24-965Safety-related work practices.
296-24-970Training.
296-24-975Selection and use of work practices.
296-24-980Safeguards for personnel protection.
296-24-985Use of equipment.
296-24-990Definitions.
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