State Occupational Safety & Health Information Section 18 of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (the Act) encourages States to develop and operate their own job safety and health programs. OSHA approves and monitors State plans and provides up to 50 percent of an approved plan's operating costs.
There are currently 22 States and jurisdictions operating complete State plans (covering both the private sector and State and local government employees) and 4 - Connecticut, New Jersey, New York and the Virgin Islands - which cover public employees only.State & U.S. Territory Labor LinksAlaska Occupational Safety And Health Review BoardArizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health (ADOSH)California Occupational Safety & Health Appeals Board (OSHAB) Connecticut Department of Labor - Division of Occupational Safety and HealthHawaii Department of Labor and Industrial Relations Indiana Occupational Safety and Health Administration Iowa Labor Services Division Kentucky Occupational Safety & Health ProgramMaryland Occupational Safety and Health Michigan Department of Consumer and Industry Services Bureau of Safety and RegulationMinnesota OSHA Nevada Division of Industrial RelationsNew York Department of Labor North Carolina Division of Occupational Safety and HealthOregon Occupational Safety & Health Division (OR-OSHA) Puerto Rico (PROSHA) - (Spanish)South Carolina Office of Occupational Safety and HealthTennessee Department of Labor Division of TOSHA/Consultative ServicesUtah Occupational Safety and Health Vermont Department of LaborVirginia Department of Labor and IndustryWashington State Department of LaborWyoming Department of EmploymentOSHA Related State Plan Information29 CFR PART 1902State Plans for the Development and Enforcement of State Standards PDF version29 CFR PART 1952Approved State Plans for Enforcement of State Standards PDF version29 CFR PART 1953Changes to State Plans for Development and Enforcement PDF version29 CFR PART 1954Procedures for the Evaluation and Monitoring of Approved State Plans PDF version29 CFR PART 1955
Procedures for Withdrawal of Approval of State Plans PDF version29 CFR PART 1956Plans for State and Local Government Employees without Approved Plans PDF version Outline for the Submission and Review of State PlansNOTE: Although this outline is tailored to the specific requirements of State Plans submitted under 29 CFR Part 1956, State Plans submitted under 29 CFR Part 1902 should also follow this outline.
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