803 KAR 2:411. Scaffolds.

 

RELATES TO: KRS 338.051, 338.061, 29 C.F.R. 1926.450-454

STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 338.051(3), 338.061, 29 C.F.R. 1926

NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND FUNCTION: KRS 338.051(3) requires the Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board to adopt and promulgate occupational safety and health administrative regulations. The following administrative regulation contains those standards to be enforced by the Division of Occupational Safety and Health Compliance in the area of construction.

 

Section 1. Section 1. Definitions. (1) "Act" means KRS Chapter 338.

(2) "Assistant Secretary of Labor" means Secretary, Labor Cabinet or Commissioner, Department of Workplace Standards, Labor Cabinet.

(3) "C.F.R." means Code of Federal Regulations.

(4) "Employee" is defined by KRS 338.015(2).

(5) "Employer" is defined by KRS 338.015(1).

(6) "Established federal standard" is defined by KRS 338.015(10).

(7) "National consensus standard" is defined by KRS 338.015(9).

(8) "Secretary of Labor" means Secretary, Labor Cabinet, or Commissioner, Department of Workplace Standards, Labor Cabinet.

(9) "Standard" is defined by KRS 338.015(3).

(10) "U.S. Department of Labor" means U.S. Department of Labor or Kentucky Labor Cabinet, U.S. 127 South, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601.

 

Section 2. The construction industry shall comply with the following federal regulations published by the Office of the Federal Register, National Archives, and Records Administration:

(1) 29 C.F.R. 1926.450.-1926.454, revised July 1, 2012; and

(2) The revisions to Appendix A of 29 C.F.R. 1926 Subpart L, as published in the August 7, 2012 Federal Register, Volume 77, Number 152. (16 Ky.R. 713; eff. 12-15-89; Am. 17 Ky.R. 3515; eff. 8-2-91; 20 Ky.R. 2719; eff. 5-11-94; 23 Ky.R. 3949; eff. 7-17-97; 24 Ky.R. 1158; 1518; eff. 4-15-98; TAm eff. 8-9-2007; 37 Ky.R. 1059; eff. 1-3-2011; 40 Ky.R. 159; eff. 10-4-2013.)