Northern Safety & Industrial

OSHA Seeks Input on Mechanical Power Presses Standard

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a request for information and public input concerning the mechanical power presses standard, which was initially issued in 1971.

OSHA is seeking information regarding:

  • How closely the standard should follow the current ANSI standard
  • Types of presses that should be covered
  • Use and certification of equipment
  • Requirements for press modifications, training, and injury reporting

Comments may be submitted until October 26, 2021.

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