DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY  
DIRECTOR'S OFFICE  
GENERAL INDUSTRY AND CONSTRUCTION SAFETY AND HEALTH  
STANDARD  
Filed with the secretary of state on June 4, 2021  
These rules take effect immediately upon filing with the secretary of state unless adopted  
under section 33, 44, or 45a(9) of the administrative procedures act of 1969, 1969 PA  
306, MCL 24.233, 24.244, or 24.245a. Rules adopted under these sections become  
effective 7 days after filing with the secretary of state.  
(By authority conferred on the director of the department of labor and economic  
opportunity by sections 14, 16, 19, 21, and 24 of the Michigan occupational safety and  
health act, 1974 PA 154, MCL 408.1014, 408.1016, 408.1019, 408.1021, and 408.1024,  
and Executive Reorganization Order Nos. 1996-1, 1996-2, 2003-1, 2008-4, 2011-4, 2019-  
3, MCL 330.3101, 445.2001, 445.2011, 445.2025, 445.2030, and 125.1998)  
R 325.52101 of the Michigan Administrative Code is amended, as follows:  
PART 432. HAZARDOUS WASTE OPERATIONS AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE  
R 325.52101 Scope, application, adoption, and availability of standards.  
Rule 1. (1) These rules prescribe the requirements for safety and health programs,  
training, medical surveillance, control methods, sanitation, and personal protective  
equipment for employees who are involved in hazardous waste operations and response  
to chemical emergencies.  
(2) The following federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)  
regulations are adopted by reference in these rules:  
(a) 29 CFR 1910.120, “Hazardous waste operations and emergency response,” as  
amended May 14, 2019.  
(b) 29 CFR 1910.120, appendix A “Personal protective equipment test methods,” as in  
effect as of the effective date of these rules.  
(c) 29 CFR 1910.120, appendix B “General description and discussion of the levels of  
protection and protective gear,” as amended May 14, 2019.  
(d) 29 CFR 1910.120, appendix C “Compliance guidelines,” as in effect as of the  
effective date of these rules.  
(e) 29 CFR 1910.120, appendix D “References,” as in effect as of the effective date of  
these rules.  
(f) 29 CFR 1910.120, appendix E “Training Curriculum Guidelines,” as amended  
February 8, 2013.  
(3) A reference to the “Threshold Limit Values and Biological Exposure Indices for  
1987-88,” dated 1987, means “Threshold Limit Values and Biological Exposure Indices  
for 1990-1991,” 1990 edition. The ACGIH publication is available from the American  
March 18, 2021  
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Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienist, 1330 Kemper Meadow Drive,  
Cincinnati, Ohio 45240-4148, or via the internet at the following website:  
www.acgih.org, at a cost, as of the time of adoption of these rules, of $25.00.  
(4) A reference to 29 CFR 1910.1200, means Occupational Health Standard Part 430.  
“Hazard Communication.”  
(5) A reference to 29 CFR part 1910, subpart G, means General Industry Safety and  
Health Standard Part 380. “Occupational Noise Exposure in General Industry.”  
(6) A reference to 29 CFR part 1910, subpart Z, means General Industry Safety and  
Health Standard Part 301. “Air Contaminants for General Industry.”  
(7) A reference to 29 CFR 1910.134, means General Industry and Construction Safety  
and Health Standard Part 451. “Respiratory Protection.”  
(8) A reference to 29 CFR part 1910, subpart I, means all of the following:  
(a) Construction Safety and Health Standard Part 6. “Personal Protective Equipment.”  
(b) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 33. “Personal Protective  
Equipment.”  
(c) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 433. “Personal Protective  
Equipment.”  
(9) A reference to 29 CFR 1910. 38, 1910.156, 1910.165, and part 1910, subpart L,  
means all of the following:  
(a) Construction Safety Standard Part 18. “Fire Protection and Prevention.”  
(b) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 6. “Fire Exits.”  
(c) General Industry Safety Standard Part 73. “Fire Brigades.”  
(10) A reference to 29 CFR 1910.141, means General Industry Safety and Health  
Standard Part 474. “Sanitation.”  
(11) A reference to 29 CFR 1910.1020, means General Industry and Construction Safety  
and Health Standard Part 470. “Employee Medical Records and Trade Secrets.”  
(12) A reference to 29 CFR part 1926, subpart P, means Construction Safety Standard  
Part 9. “Excavation, Trenching, And Shoring.”  
(13) 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.  
(14) The OSHA regulations adopted in these rules are 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.  
(15) The regulations adopted in these rules are available for inspection at the  
Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity, MIOSHA Standards and FOIA Section,  
530 West Allegan Street, P.O. Box 30643, Lansing, Michigan, 48909-8143.  
(16) The regulations adopted in these rules may be obtained from the publisher or the  
Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity, MIOSHA Standards and FOIA 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.  
(17) 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 Labor and Economic Opportunity,  
MIOSHA Standards and FOIA Section, 530 West Allegan Street, P.O. Box 30643,  
Lansing, Michigan, 48909-8143 or via the internet at the following website:  
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www.michigan.gov/mioshastandards. For quantities greater than 5, the cost, as of the  
time of adoption of these rules, is 4 cents per page.  
(a) Construction Safety Standard Part 9. “Excavation, Trenching, And Shoring,”  
R 408.40901 to R 408.40953.  
(b) Construction Safety Standard Part 18. “Fire Protection and Prevention,”  
R 408.41801 to R 408.41884.  
(c) Construction Safety and Health Standard Part 6. “Personal Protective Equipment,”  
R 408.40601 to R 408.40660.  
(d) General Industry Safety Standard Part 73. “Fire Brigades,” R 408.17301 to  
R 408.17322.  
(e) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 6. “Fire Exits,” R 408.10601 to  
R 408.10697.  
(f) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 33. “Personal Protective  
Equipment,” R 408.13301 to R 408.13398.  
(g) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 301. “Air Contaminants for  
General Industry,” R 325.51101 to R 325.51108.  
(h) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 380. “Occupational Noise  
Exposure in General Industry,” R 325.60101 to R 325.60128.  
(i) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 433. “Personal Protective  
Equipment,” R 325.60001 to R 325.60013.  
(j) General Industry Safety and Health Standard Part 474. “Sanitation,” R 325.47401 to  
R 325.47425.  
(k) General Industry and Construction Safety and Health Standard Part 470.  
“Employee Medical Records and Trade Secrets,” R 325.3451 to R 325.3476.  
(l) Occupational Health Standard Part 430. “Hazard Communication,” R 325.77001 to  
R 325.77004.  
(m) General Industry and Construction Safety and Health Standard Part 451.  
“Respiratory Protection,” R 325.60051 to R 325.60052.