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The city of Durham resides in the state of North Carolina and North Carolina has an approved OSHA State Plan called NC OSH. Regarding fall protection, NC OSH refers to OSHA CFR 2019 for all applicable fall protection requirements.
Along with NC OSH, the city of Durham follows the North Carolina Building Code (NCBC). NCBC adheres to the International Building Code standards, but applies amendments that are relevant to the state.
Understanding Durham Fall Protection Requirements
OSHA Standard Interpretation - Do I follow OSHA or local building code in Durham?
OSHA 1910.5(c)(1) - What OSHA code applies in Durham?
NCBC 1015.2 - Where is guardrail required in Durham?
NCBC 1015.2 - At what height do I need fall protection or guardrail in Durham?
OSHA 1910.29 - What can a guardrail be made out of in Durham?
NCBC 1015.3 - How tall does rooftop guardrail need to be in Durham?
OSHA 1926 Subpart M App B - How far apart can guardrail posts be in Durham?
OSHA 1910.29(b)(2) - Do I need a mid-rail in Durham?
OSHA 1910.29(k) - When do I need a toeboard in in Durham?
NCBC 1607.8.1 - What are the load requirements for rooftop railing in Durham?
OSHA 1910.29(b) - Can I use a non-penetrating guardrail in Durham?
NCBC 1014 - Can guardrail serve as handrail in Durham?
NCBC 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 Durham?
NCBC 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 Durham?
OSHA 1910.28(b)(3) - When is protection required when falling through a hole in Durham?
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