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The city of Columbus 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 Columbus follows the Ohio Building Code (OHBC). OHBC adheres to the International Building Code standards, but applies amendments that are relevant to the state.
Understanding Columbus Fall Protection Requirements
OSHA Standard Interpretation - Do I follow OSHA or local building code in Columbus?
OSHA 1910.5(c)(1) - What OSHA code applies in Columbus?
OHBC 1015.2 - Where is guardrail required in Columbus?
IBC 1015.2 - At what height do I need fall protection or guardrail in Columbus?
OSHA 1910.29 - What can a guardrail be made out of in Columbus?
OHBC 1015.3 - How tall does rooftop guardrail need to be in Columbus?
OSHA 1926 Subpart M App B - How far apart can guardrail posts be in Columbus?
OSHA 1910.29(b)(2) - Do I need a mid-rail in Columbus?
OSHA 1910.29(k) - When do I need a toeboard in Columbus?
OHBC 1607.8.1 - What are the load requirements for rooftop railing in Columbus?
OSHA 1910.29(b) - Can I use a non-penetrating guardrail in Columbus?
OHBC 1014 - Can guardrail serve as handrail in Columbus?
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 Columbus?
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 Columbus?
OSHA 1910.28(b)(3) - When is protection required when falling through a hole in Columbus?
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