803 KAR 2:550. Cranes and derricks used in demolition and underground construction.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS 338.015, 29 C.F.R. Part 1926.1500-1926.1501

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 338.051(3), 338.061

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 338.051(3) and 338.061 authorize the Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board to promulgate occupational safety and health rules and administrative regulations and standards. The following administrative regulation contains the standards to be enforced by the Division of Occupational Safety and Health Compliance in the area of construction.

 

      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" means occupational safety and health standard" as 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. Except as modified by the definitions established in Section 1 of this administrative regulation, the construction industry shall comply with the following federal regulation published by the Office of the Federal Register, National Archives and Records Services, General Services Administration: 29 C.F.R. Part 1926, Subpart DD, Cranes and Derricks Used in Demolition and Underground Construction, published in the August 9, 2010 Federal Register, Volume 75, Number 152. (37 Ky.R. 1120; Am. 1440; eff. 1-3-2011.)