OSHA Postpones Enforcement of Certain Provisions of Beryllium Standard to August 9, 2018

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OSHA is postponing enforcement of certain requirements of the final rule on occupational exposure to beryllium in general industry. Requirements originally scheduled for enforcement on June 25, 2018 will not be enforced until August 9. 2018 The requirements include beryllium work areas, regulated work areas, methods of compliance, personal protective clothing and equipment, hygiene areas and practices, housekeeping, communication of hazards, and recordkeeping. For more information, read the memorandum.