DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING AND REGULATORY AFFAIRS  
DIRECTOR'S OFFICE  
CONSTRUCTION SAFETY AND HEALTH STANDARD  
(By authority conferred on the director of the department of licensing and regulatory  
affairs by sections 19 and 21 of the Michigan occupational safety and health act, 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 30. TELECOMMUNICATIONS FOR CONSTRUCTION  
R 408.43001 Adoption of standards by reference.  
Rule 3001. (1) The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)  
regulation 29 CFR 1910.268 “Telecommunications,” as amended November 18, 2016, is  
adopted by reference in these rules, except as noted in this rule.  
(2) The subrules 29 CFR 1910.268(a)(2)(i) and (a)(3) are excepted.  
(3) The words “for purposes of 29 CFR 1910.34,” as used in 29 CFR  
1910.268(b)(1)(iii), are excepted.  
(4) A reference to § 1910.110 “Storage and handling of liquefied petroleum gases,”  
means General Industry Safety Standard Part 56. “Storage and Handling of Liquefied  
Petroleum Gases,” as referenced in R 408.43006.  
(5) A reference to the “Assistant Secretary for Occupational Safety and Health”  
means the director of the department of licensing and regulatory affairs.  
(6) A reference to § 1910.137, “Electrical protective devices,” means General  
Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 33. “Personal Protective Equipment,” as  
referenced in R 408.43006.  
(7) A reference to "subpart D” means General Industry Safety and Health Standard  
Part 2. “Walking-Working Surfaces,” as referenced in R 408.43006.  
(8) A reference to § 1910.25(c)(5) means R 408.43004 “Trolley and side-rolling  
ladders.”  
(9) A reference to § 1910.133 means Construction Safety and Health Standard Part  
6. “Personal Protective Equipment,” as referenced in R 408.43006.  
(10) A reference to "subpart Q” means Construction Safety Standard Part 7.  
“Welding and Cutting,” as referenced in R 408.43006.  
(11) A reference to "subpart W of part 1926” means Construction Safety Standard  
Part 13. “Mobile Equipment,” as referenced in R 408.43006.  
(12) A reference to § 1910.97, means Occupational Health Standard Part 382.  
“Nonionizing Radiation,” as referenced in R 408.43006.  
(13) American National Standards Institute Standard ANSI A92.2,  
“Vehicle-Mounted Elevating and Rotating Devices,” 1969 edition, which is referenced in  
29 CFR 1910.268, which is adopted by reference in these rules.  
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(14) A reference to American National Standards Institute Standard ANSI B30.6  
“Safety Code for Derricks,” 1969 edition, means American Society of Mechanical  
Engineers Standard ASME B30.6 “Safety Code for Derricks,” 1969 edition, which is  
adopted by reference in these rules.  
(15) A reference to ANSI Z89.2 “Industrial Protective Helmets for Electrical  
Workers,” 1971 edition, which is referenced in 29 CFR 1910.268, is adopted by reference  
in these rules.  
(16) A reference to American Society for Testing and Materials Standard ASTM  
B117, "Standard Practice for Operating Salt Spray (Fog) Apparatus,” 1964 edition, which  
is referenced in 29 CFR 1910.268, is adopted by reference in these rules.  
(17) A reference to ANSI J6.6 - 1971 edition, means ASTM D120 “Standard  
Specification for Rubber Insulating Gloves,” 1977 edition, which is adopted by reference  
in these rules.  
(18) The adopted federal regulations have the same force and effect as a rule  
promulgated under the Michigan occupational safety and health act, 1974 PA 154, MCL  
408.1001 to 408.1094.  
History: 1979 AC; 2005 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2017 AACS; 2019 AACS.  
R 408.43002 Applicability.  
Rule 3002. Operations or conditions not specifically covered by these rules are  
subject to all the applicable standards promulgated by the Michigan occupational safety  
and health act (MIOSHA).  
History: 1979 AC; 2005 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2017 AACS.  
R 408.43003 Rescinded  
History: 1979 AC; 2005 AACS; 2013 AACS.  
R 408.43004 Trolley and side-rolling ladders.  
Rule 3004. Trolley ladders and side-rolling ladders longer than 20 feet shall not be  
supplied.  
History: 1979 AC; AACS; 2013 AACS.  
R 408.43005 Employer responsibility.  
Rule 3005. Where personal protective equipment is required by 29 C.F.R.  
§1910.268 “Telecommunications,” as adopted in these rules, the personal protective  
equipment shall be provided as prescribed in Construction Safety Standard Part 6  
“Personal Protective Equipment,” as referenced in R 408.43006.  
History: 1979 AC; 2005 AACS; 2017 AACS.  
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R 408.43006 Availability of documents.  
Rule 3006. (1) The federal regulation 29 CFR 1910.268 “Telecommunications,” as  
amended November 18, 2016, as adopted in these rules is available from the United  
States Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration website:  
www.osha.gov, at no charge, as of the time of adoption of these rules.  
(2) The following standards adopted by reference in these rules are available from  
Global Engineering Documents, 15 Inverness Way East, Englewood, Colorado, 80112,  
USA, telephone number: 1-800-854-7179, web-site: www.global.ihs.com, at a cost as of  
the time of adoption of these rules, as stated in this rule:  
(a) ANSI A92.2, “Vehicle-Mounted Elevating and Rotating Devices,” 1969 edition.  
Cost: $20.00.  
(b) ANSI B30.6 “Safety Code for Derricks,” 1969 edition. Cost: $40.00.  
(c) ANSI Z89.2 “Industrial Protective Helmets for Electrical Workers,” 1971  
edition. Cost: $25.00.  
(d) ASTM B117, "Standard Practice for Operating Salt Spray (Fog) Apparatus,”  
1964 edition. Cost: $40.00.  
(e) ASTM D120, “Standard Specification for Rubber Insulating Gloves,” 1977  
edition. Cost: $54.00.  
(3) The standards adopted in these rules are available for inspection at the  
Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, MIOSHA Regulatory Services Section,  
530 West Allegan Street, P.O. Box 30643, Lansing, Michigan, 48909-8143.  
(4) Copies of the standards adopted in these rules may be obtained from the  
publisher or may be obtained from the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs,  
MIOSHA Regulatory Services Section, 530 West Allegan Street, P.O. Box 30643,  
Lansing, Michigan, 48909-8143, at the cost charged in this rule, plus $20.00 for shipping  
and handling.  
(5) The following Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration  
(MIOSHA) standards are referenced in these rules. Up to 5 copies of these standards  
may be obtained at no charge from the Michigan Department of Licensing and  
Regulatory Affairs, MIOSHA Regulatory Services Section, 530 West Allegan Street,  
P.O. Box 30643, Lansing, Michigan, 48909-8143 or via the internet at website:  
www.michigan.gov/mioshastandards. For quantities greater than 5, the cost, at the time  
of adoption of these rules, is 4 cents per page.  
(a) Construction Safety and Health Standard Part 6. “Personal Protective  
Equipment,” R 408.40601 to R 408.40660.  
(b) Construction Safety Standard Part 7. “Welding and Cutting,” R 408.40701 to  
R 408.40762.  
(c) Construction Safety Standard Part 13. “Mobile Equipment,” R 408.41301.  
(d) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 2. “Walking-Working  
Surfaces,” R 408.10201 to R 408.10241.  
(e) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 33. “Personal Protective  
Equipment,” R 408.13301 to R 408.13398.  
(f) General Industry Safety Standard Part 56. “Storage and Handling of Liquefied  
Petroleum Gases,” R 408.15601.  
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(g) Occupational Health Standard Part 382. “Nonionizing Radiation,” R 325.60701  
to R 325.60704.  
History: 2005 AACS; 2013 AACS; 2017 AACS; 2019 AACS.  
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