Occupational and Environmental Health Guidelines for the Evaluation and Control of Asbestos Exposure
This new publication, dated 10 July 2013–
o Describes the procedures for implementing the Occupational Safety and Health Administration asbestos standard promulgated in Title 29, Code of Federal Regulations, sections 1910.1001, 1915.1001 and 1926.1101 (para 1-5a(3)).
o Identifies the Occupational Safety and Health Administration asbestos program standards (chap 2).
o Changes the nonoccupational asbestos exposure program standards as identified in technical bulletin medical 513 (chap 2).
o Describes post-abatement requirements (chap 4).
o Describes the requirement for a competent person for abatement operations (chap 8).
o Describes asbestos accreditation requirements (para 9-2b).
o Replaces and expands the requirements found in technical bulletin medical 513 (throughout).