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The city of Los Angeles resides in the state of California and California has an approved OSHA State Plan called Cal-OSHA. Regarding fall protection, Cal-OSHA refers to OSHA CFR 2019 for all applicable fall protection requirements.
Along with Cal-OSHA, the city of Los Angeles has their own building code which is known as the California City of Los Angeles Building Code (CACLABC). CACLABC adheres to the International Building Code standards, but applies amendments that are relevant to the city.
Understanding Los Angeles Fall Protection Requirements
OSHA Standard Interpretation - Do I follow OSHA or local building code in Los Angeles?
OSHA 1910.5(c)(1) - What OSHA code applies in Los Angeles?
CACLABC 1015.2 - Where is guardrail required in Los Angeles?
CACLABC 1015.2 - At what height do I need fall protection or guardrail in LA?
Cal-OSHA 1620 - What can a guardrail be made out of in Los Angeles?
CACLABC 1015.3 - How tall does rooftop guardrail need to be in LA?
Cal-OSHA 3209(c) - How far apart can guardrail posts be in Los Angeles?
Cal-OSHA 1620 - Do I need a mid-rail in Los Angeles?
Cal-OSHA 1632 - When do I need a toeboard in Los Angeles?
CACLABC 1607.8.1.1 - What are the load requirements for rooftop railing in LA?
Cal-OSHA 3209 - Can I use a non-penetrating guardrail in Los Angeles?
CBC 1014 - Can guardrail serve as handrail in Los Angeles?
CACLABC 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 LA?
CACLABC 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 LA?
Cal-OSHA 1632 - When is protection required when falling through a hole?
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