Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
Title 16. Labor and Employment
12/11/2019

Agency 25. Safety and Health Codes Board

Preface
Agency Summary
Chapter 10
Public Participation Guidelines [Repealed]Read all
Section 10
[Repealed]
Section 20
[Repealed]
Section 30
[Repealed]
Section 40
[Repealed]
Section 50
[Repealed]
Section 60
[Repealed]
Section 70
[Repealed]
Section 80
[Repealed]
Section 90
[Repealed]
Section 100
[Repealed]
Section 110
[Repealed]
Section 120
[Repealed]
Chapter 11
Public Participation GuidelinesRead all
Section 10
Purpose
Section 20
Definitions
Section 30
Notification List
Section 40
Information to Be Sent to Persons on the Notification List
Section 50
Public Comment
Section 60
Petition for Rulemaking
Section 70
Appointment of Regulatory Advisory Panel
Section 80
Appointment of Negotiated Rulemaking Panel
Section 90
Meetings
Section 100
Public Hearings on Regulations
Section 110
Periodic Review of Regulations
Chapter 20
Regulation Concerning Licensed Asbestos Contractor Notification, Asbestos Project Permits, and Permit FeesRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Authority and Application
Section 30
Notification and Permit Fee
Section 40
Exemption
FORMS
Forms (16VAC25-20)
Chapter 30
Regulations for Asbestos Emissions Standards for Demolition and Renovation Construction Activities ...Read all
Section 10
General
Section 20
Designated Standards of Performance
Section 30
Word or Phrase Substitutions
Chapter 35
Regulation Concerning Certified Lead Contractors Notification, Lead Project Permits and Permit FeesRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Authority and Application
Section 30
Notification and Permit Fee
Section 40
Exemption
FORMS
Forms (16VAC25-35)
Chapter 40
Standard for Boiler and Pressure Vessel Operator CertificationRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Authority and Application
Section 30
Certification
Section 40
Exemptions from Certification
Section 50
Penalties
Section 60
Revocation or Lapse of Certification
Section 70
Appeals
Chapter 50
Boiler and Pressure Vessel RegulationsRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 15
Effective Date of Certain Requirements of the Regulation
Section 20
Minimum Construction Standards for Boilers and Pressure Vessels
Section 30
Frequency of Inspections of Boilers and Pressure Vessels
Section 40
Notification of Inspection
Section 50
Examination for an Inspector's Certificate of Competency
Section 60
Examination Fees
Section 70
Certificate of Competency and Identification Card
Section 80
Inspectors to Have No Other Interests
Section 90
Inspection Reports to Be Submitted by Special Inspectors
Section 100
Insurance Companies and Contract Fee Inspectors to Notify Chief Inspector of Contractual Changes
Section 110
Special Inspectors to Notify Chief Inspector of Unsafe Boilers and Pressure Vessels
Section 120
Owner-User Inspection Agency
Section 130
Defective Conditions Disclosed at Time of External Inspection
Section 140
Owner or User to Notify Chief Inspector of Accident
Section 150
Inspection Certificate and Inspection Fees
Section 160
Validity of Inspection Certificate
Section 170
Restamping Boilers and Pressure Vessels
Section 180
Penalty for Operation of Unsafe Boilers and Pressure Vessels
Section 190
Condemned Boilers and Pressure Vessels
Section 200
Reinstallation of Standard Boilers or Pressure Vessels
Section 210
Installation or Reinstallation of Nonstandard Boilers or Pressure Vessels
Section 220
Installation of Used or Secondhand Boilers or Pressure Vessels
Section 230
Reinstalled Boiler or Pressure Vessel
Section 240
Factor of Safety for Existing Installations
Section 250
Repairs or Alterations
Section 260
Removal of Safety Appliances
Section 270
Review Fees
Section 280
Requirements for New Installations
Section 290
Application of Commonwealth Serial Numbers
Section 300
Return Loop Connection
Section 310
Ladders, Platforms, and Runways
Section 320
Exit from Boiler Room
Section 330
Operation
Section 340
Burner Controls and Safety Devices
Section 350
Repairs and Renewals of Boiler Fittings and Appliances
Section 360
Power and High-Pressure, High-Temperature Water Boilers
Section 370
Heating Boilers
Section 380
Pressure Vessels
Section 390
Inspection of Boilers and Pressure Vessels
Section 400
Boilers and Pressure Vessels Improperly Prepared for Inspection
Section 410
Removal of Covering to Permit Inspection
Section 420
Lap-Seam Crack
Section 430
Hydrostatic Pressure Tests
Section 440
Automatic Low-Water Fuel Cutoff and/Or Water-Feeding Device
Section 445
Pressure Control Devices
Section 450
Pressure-Reducing Valves
Section 460
Blowoff Equipment
Section 470
Location of Discharge Piping Outlets
Section 480
Repairs and Alterations
Section 490
Supports
Section 500
Boiler Door Latches
Section 510
Clearance
Section 520
Ladders and Runways
Section 530
Air and Ventilation Requirements
Section 540
Jacketed Kettles and Miniatures Boilers
Section 550
Fuel Burning Apparatus and Systems (Flame Safeguard)
Section 560
Inspection of Secondhand or Used Boilers or Pressure Vessels
Section 570
Conditions Not Covered by This Chapter
FORMS
Forms (16VAC25-50)
DIBR
Documents Incorporated by Reference (16VAC25-50)
Chapter 55
Financial Requirements for Boiler and Pressure Vessel Contract Fee InspectorsRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Financial Requirements
Chapter 60
Administrative Regulation for the Virginia Occupational Safety and Health ProgramRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Jurisdiction
Section 30
Applicability to Public Employers
Section 40
Notification and Posting Requirements
Section 50
[Repealed]
Section 80
Access to Employee Medical and Exposure Records
Section 90
Release of Information and Disclosure Pursuant to Requests under the Virginia Freedom of Information Act and Subpoenas
Section 100
Complaints
Section 110
Whistleblower Discrimination; Discharge or Retaliation; Remedy for Retaliation
Section 120
General Industry Standards
Section 130
Construction Industry Standards
Section 140
Agriculture Standards
Section 150
Maritime Standards
Section 160
General Duty
Section 170
Public Participation in the Adoption of Standards
Section 180
Response to Judicial Action
Section 190
General Provisions
Section 200
Temporary Variances
Section 210
Permanent Variances
Section 220
Interim Order
Section 230
Advance Notice
Section 240
Walkthrough
Section 245
Use of Administrative Subpoenas to Take and Preserve Testimony, Examine Witnesses, and Administer Oaths
Section 250
Trade Secrets
Section 260
Issuance of Citation and Proposed Penalty
Section 270
Contest of Citation or Proposed Penalty; General Proceedings
Section 280
General Contest Proceedings Applicable to the Public Sector
Section 290
Contest Proceedings Applicable to Political Subdivisions
Section 300
Contest Proceedings Applicable to the Commonwealth
Section 307
Abatement Verification
Section 310
Contest of Abatement Period
Section 320
Extension of Abatement Time
Section 330
Informal Conference
Section 340
Settlement
FORMS
Forms (16VAC25-60)
Chapter 70
Virginia Confined Space Standard for the Telecommunications IndustryRead all
Section 10
Definitions
Section 20
Scope and Application
Section 30
Preparation
Section 40
Atmospheric Testing
Section 50
Attendants and Rescue Teams
Section 60
Permit Systems
Section 70
Training
Section 80
Special Equipment and Tools
Section 90
Tripods, Safety Harnesses, Retrieval Lines and Respiratory Protection
Section 100
Effective Date and Start Up Date
Section 100:1
Appendix a. Concentrations at Which Some Common Substances Exhibit Immediately Dangerous to Life or Health (Idlh) Effects
Section 100:2
Appendix B. Amendments and Deletions to 29 CFR 1910.268(O), Telecommunication Standard for General Industry, to Become Effective July 1, 1988 and ...
DIBR
Documents Incorporated by Reference (16VAC25-70)
Chapter 73
Regulation Applicable to Tree Trimming OperationsRead all
Section 10
Scope, Purpose, and Applicability
Section 20
Definitions
Section 30
Orientation and Training
Section 40
General Safety Requirements
Section 50
Electrical Hazards
Section 60
Safe Use of Vehicles and Mobile Equipment Used in Arboriculture
Section 70
Portable Power Hand Tools
Section 80
Hand Tools and Ladders
Section 90
Work Procedures
Section 100
Appendix a (Informative): Recommended Guidelines for Standard Performance and Safety Training for Qualified Line-Clearance Arborists/Qualified...
Section 110
Appendix B (Informative): General Safety Procedures That Apply to All Tree Work
Section 120
Appendix C (Informative): Additional Resources
Section 130
Appendix D (Informative): Weight of Green Logs
Section 140
Appendix E (Informative): Aerial Rescue Flowchart
Section 150
Appendix F (Informative): Hand Signal Chart for Crane Operations
DIBR
Documents Incorporated by Reference (16VAC25-73)
Chapter 75
General Industry Standard for Telecommunications, General, Approach DistancesRead all
Section 10
General; Approach Distances
Chapter 80
Access to Employee Exposure and Medical Records [Repealed]Read all
Section 10
[Repealed]
Chapter 85
Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and IllnessesRead all
Section 1904
Federal Identical Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and Illnesses
Chapter 90
Federal Identical General Industry StandardsRead all
Section 1910
Federal Identical General Industry Standards (29 CFR 1910)
Chapter 97
Reverse Signal Operation Safety Requirements for Motor Vehicles, Machinery and Equipment in General Industry and the Construction IndustryRead all
Section 10
Applicability
Section 20
Definitions
Section 30
Covered Vehicle Requirements
Section 40
Responsibilities While Engaged in Reverse Signal Operation Activities
Section 50
Training
Chapter 100
Federal Identical Shipyard Employment StandardsRead all
Section 1915
Federal Identical Shipyard Employment Standards (29 CFR 1915)
Chapter 110
[Reserved]Read all
Chapter 120
Federal Identical Marine Terminals StandardsRead all
Section 1917
Federal Identical Marine Terminals Standards (29 CFR 1917)
Chapter 130
Federal Identical Longshoring Standards for Hazard CommunicationsRead all
Section 1918
Federal Identical Longshoring Standards (29 CFR 1918)
Chapter 137
Federal Identical Gear CertificationRead all
Section 1919
Federal Identical Gear Certification (29 CFR 1919)
Chapter 140
Virginia Confined Space Standard for the Construction Industry [Repealed]Read all
Section 10
[Repealed]
Section 20
[Repealed]
Section 30
[Repealed]
Section 40
[Repealed]
Section 50
[Repealed]
Section 60
[Repealed]
Section 70
[Repealed]
Section 80
[Repealed]
Section 90
[Repealed]
Chapter 145
Safety Standards for Fall Protection in Steel Erection, Construction IndustryRead all
Section 10
Application of Regulation
Section 20
General Requirements
Section 30
Connectors
Section 40
Decking
Section 50
Illustration of the Use of Control Lines to Demarcate Leading Edge Decking Operations: Nonmandatory
Chapter 150
Underground Construction, Construction Industry [Repealed]Read all
Section 10
[Repealed]
Chapter 155
Virginia Construction Industry General Requirements for Clearances, Construction of Electric Transmission and Distribution Lines and Eq ... [Repealed]Read all
Section 10
[Repealed]
Chapter 160
Construction Industry Standard for SanitationRead all
Section 10
Construction Industry Sanitation Standard; in General (29 CFR 1926.51)
Section 20
General Industry Standards Applicable to Construction Sanitation (29 CFR 1910.141)
Section 30
Medical Services and First Aid (29 CFR 1910.151)
Chapter 170
Virginia Excavation Standard, Construction Industry (29 CFR 1926.650 - 1926.652) [Repealed]Read all
Section 10
[Repealed]
Section 20
[Repealed]
Section 30
[Repealed]
Chapter 175
Federal Identical Construction Industry StandardsRead all
Section 1926
Federal Identical Construction Industry Standards (29 CFR 1926)
Chapter 180
Virginia Field Sanitation Standard, AgricultureRead all
Section 10
Field Sanitation (29 CFR 1928.110)
Chapter 190
Federal Identical Agriculture Industry StandardsRead all
Section 1928
Federal Identical Agriculture Industry Standards (29 CFR 1928)
Chapter 200
Virginia Voluntary Protection ProgramRead all
Section 10
Voluntary Protection Program
Section 20
Definitions
Section 30
Categories of Participation
Section 40
Ways to Participate
Section 50
Application Requirements
Section 60
Comprehensive Safety and Health Management System Requirements
Section 70
Certification Process
Section 80
Onsite Evaluations
Section 90
Annual Submissions
Section 100
Enforcement Activity at Voluntary Protection Program Sites
Section 110
Withdrawal, Suspension, or Termination


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