Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration – osha

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration was established within the Department of Transportation in January, 2000. Part of what the administration does is collects and disseminates data on motor carrier safety.

American National Standards Institute – ANSI – osha

American National Standards Institute - ANSI is the voice of the U.S. standards and conformity assessment system and as such empowers its members to assure the safety and health of consumers and the protection of the environment.

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety – osha

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety : During the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, we are working remotely to help you with your workplace health and safety needs.

The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association – osha

The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants' Association is the premier global safety and health organization, dedicated to cooperative occupational safety, health and environmental management systems.

The American Society of Safety Engineers – osha

The American Society of Safety Engineers was founded in 1911 and is the world's oldest professional safety society setting the occupational safety, health and environmental development community's standards for excellence and ethics.

1910.23(e)(3)(iv) – osha

1910.23(e)(3)(iv)The anchoring of posts and framing of members for railings of all types shall be of such construction that the completed structure shall be capable of withstanding a load of at least 200 pounds applied in any direction at any point on the top rail.

1910.23(c)(1) – OSHA

1910.23(c)(1) Every open-sided floor or platform 4 feet or more above adjacent floor or ground level shall be guarded by a standard railing (or the equivalent as specified in paragraph (e)(3) of this section) on all open sides except where there is entrance to a ramp, stairway, or fixed ladder. The railing shall be provided with a toeboard wherever , beneath the open sides.