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| Record Type:||Instruction|
| Directive Number:||STD 01-11-006|
| Old Directive Number:||STD 1-11.6A|
| Title:||Disparity Between 29 CFR 1910.178(c)(2)(vii) and Table N-1, 29 CFR 1910.178(c)(2)|
| Information Date:||02/19/1979|
| Standard Number:||1910.178(c)(2)|
OSHA Instruction STD 1-11.6A February 19, 1979 Office of Compliance Programming
SUBJECT: Disparity Between 29 CFR 1910.178(c)(2)(vii) and Table N-1, 29 CFR 1910.178(c)(2)
A. Purpose. This instruction resolves a disparity between the context of 29 CFR 1910.178 (c)(2)(vii) and Table N-1, Summary Table On Use Of Industrial Trucks In Various Locations, 29 CFR 1910.178(c)(2).
B. Scope. This instruction applies OSHA-wide.
C. Cancellation. OSHA Instruction STD 1-11.6, July 18, 1978, Office of Compliance Programming, (previously OSHA Program Directive #100-104) is canceled.
D. Action. For compliance purposes, OSHA permits the use of truck types referenced in 29 CFR 1910.178(c)(1), with certain limitations, as specified in the following paragraphs:
- 1. Truck types indicated in 29 CFR 1910.178(c)(2)(vii) as DY, EE
and EX are allowed in all Class II, Division 2, locations.
- 2. Truck types designated as DS, ES, GS or LPS may be used in the
following Class II, Division 2 locations, rooms and areas containing only
closed spouting and conveyors, closed bins or hoppers, or machines and
equipment from which appreciable quantities of dust would escape only under
abnormal operating conditions; rooms or areas into which explosive or
ignitable concentrations of suspended dust might be communicated only under
abnormal operating conditions; rooms or areas where the formation of
explosive or ignitable concentrations of suspended dust is prevented by the
operation of effective dust control equipment; warehouses and shipping rooms
where dust producing materials are stored or handled only in bags or
containers and other similar locations.
OSHA INSTRUCTION STD 1-11.6A FEBRUARY 19, 1979 OFFICE OF COMPLIANCE PROGRAMMING