Helping to Keep Your Workers Safe with Fall Protection Systems and Equipment
The city of Cleveland resides in the state of Ohio and Ohio abides by the Federal OSHA CFR 2019 rules when it comes to fall protection.
As well as adhering to the OSHA guidelines, the city of Cleveland follows the Ohio Building Code (OHBC). OHBC adheres to the International Building Code standards, but applies amendments that are relevant to the state.
Understanding Cleveland Fall Protection Requirements
OSHA Standard Interpretation - Do I follow OSHA or local building code in Cleveland?
OSHA 1910.5(c)(1) - What OSHA code applies in Cleveland?
OHBC 1015.2 - Where is guardrail required in Cleveland?
IBC 1015.2 - At what height do I need fall protection or guardrail in Cleveland?
OSHA 1910.29 - What can a guardrail be made out of in Cleveland?
OHBC 1015.3 - How tall does rooftop guardrail need to be in Cleveland?
OSHA 1926 Subpart M App B - How far apart can guardrail posts be in Cleveland?
OSHA 1910.29(b)(2) - Do I need a mid-rail in Cleveland?
OSHA 1910.29(k) - When do I need a toeboard in Cleveland?
OHBC 1607.8.1 - What are the load requirements for rooftop railing in Cleveland?
OSHA 1910.29(b) - Can I use a non-penetrating guardrail in Cleveland?
OHBC 1014 - Can guardrail serve as handrail in Cleveland?
OHBC 1015.2 - If my rooftop is lower than 22 feet but I have mechanical equipment close to the edge, do I need rooftop railing in Cleveland?
OHBC 1015.7 - If my rooftop is lower than 22 feet but I have a roof hatch close to the edge, do I need rooftop railing in Cleveland?
OSHA 1910.28(b)(3) - When is protection required when falling through a hole in Cleveland?
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We pride ourselves on not being "just another company trying to sell you something". We take safety seriously and we want to partner with you to make sure you receive the right fall protection solution that meets compliance requirements, protects your workers while they work at height, and reduces liability for your company.