DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING AND REGULATORY AFFAIRS  
DIRECTOR'S OFFICE  
CONSTRUCTION SAFETY STANDARDS  
(By authority conferred on the director of the department of licensing and regulatory  
affairs by sections 19 and 21 of 1974 PA 154, MCL 408.1019 and 408.1021, and  
Executive Reorganization Order Nos. 1996-2, 2003-1, 2008-4, and 2011-4, MCL  
445.2001, 445.2011, 445.2025, and 445.2030)  
PART 27. BLASTING AND USE OF EXPLOSIVES  
R 408.42701 Scope.  
Rule 2701. This part provides for the training and qualifications of employees and for  
the storage, transport, and use of blasting materials for construction operations. This part  
also provides for the protection of other employees while working within a blast area.  
History: 1979 AC; 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42705 Adoption of standards by reference.  
Rule 2705. (1) The federal occupational safety and health administration (OSHA)  
regulations from the Code of Federal Regulations 1926 Subpart U “Blasting and Use of  
Explosives,” 29 C.F.R. §1926.900 to 29 C.F.R. §1926.914 are adopted by reference in  
these rules.  
(2) The adopted federal regulations shall have the same force and effect as a rule  
promulgated under 1974 PA 154, MCL 408.1001 to 408.1094.  
History: 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42710 Availability of adopted rules.  
Rule 2710. (1) The standards adopted in these rules are available from the United  
States Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration website:  
(2) The standards adopted in these rules are also available for inspection at the  
Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, MIOSHA Regulatory Services Section,  
7150 Harris Drive, Lansing, Michigan, 48909-8143.  
(3) The standards adopted in these rules may be obtained from the publisher or may  
also be obtained from the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, MIOSHA  
Regulatory Services Section, 7150 Harris Drive, P.O. Box 30643, Lansing, Michigan,  
48909-8143, at the cost charged in this rule, plus $20.00 for shipping and handling.  
History: 2015 AACS.  
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R 408.42724 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42725 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42726 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42727 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42728 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42731 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42732 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42733 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42734 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42735 Rescinded.  
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History: 1982 AACS; 1988 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42737 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42741 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 1994 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42742 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42743 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42744 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42751 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42752 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42753 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42754 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
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R 408.42755 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42756 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2013 AACS.  
R 408.42757 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42758 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42759 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42761 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42762 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42763 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
R 408.42799 Rescinded.  
History: 1982 AACS; 1988 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2015 AACS.  
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