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OSHA Regulations

Current walking-working surfaces regulation:

https://www.osha.gov/walking-working-surfaces/RegTextWWSFinalRule.pdf

Also found at Govinfo.gov.  This site is easily searchable and the main OSHA regulation relevant to this class may be found at: 29 CFR 1910 Subpart D - Walking-Working Surfaces  www.govinfo.gov/app/collection/cfr/2018/title29/subtitleB/chapterXVII/part1910/subpartD

You may browse for regulations before the current year by typing everything in the above URL before 2018.

ASTM Standards

The library subscribes to the ASTM Compass database (www.lib.auburn.edu/ASTM) and it contains all the ASTM standards plus technical papers and journal articles.  The ASTM Subcommittee F13.50 on Walkway Surfaces has 5 active standards relevant to your assignment.

F1637-19 Standard Practice for Safe Walking Surfaces

F1694-14 Standard Guide for Composing Walkway Surface Investigation, Evaluation and Incident Report Forms for Slips, Stumbles, Trips, and Falls

F2948-13 Standard Guide to Walkway Auditor Qualifications

F2965-13 Standard Guide for Selection of Walkway Surfaces and Treatments When Considering Aggressive Contaminant Conditions in Commercial and Industrial (Not Including Construction) Environments

F2966-13 Standard Guide for Snow and Ice Control for Walkway Surfaces

Other standards

The National Association of Architectural Metal Manufacturers has online ANSI standards that show that “…ANSI/NAAMM MBG treads meet the loading requirements of OSHA 29CFR 1910.24 (c).”  The standards are free online and listed below and may be accessed online at https://www.naamm.org/division/8:

Metal Bar Grating Manual 531-17

Metal Bar Grating Engineering Design Manual  2014 MBG 534-14

Welding Standards for Fabrication of Steel, Stainless Steel and Aluminum Bar Grating    2009 MBG 533-09

Heavy Duty Metal Bar Grating Manual  MBG 532-09

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