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The city of Nashville resides in the state of Tennessee and Tennessee has an approved OSHA State Plan called TOSHA. Regarding fall protection, TOSHA refers to OSHA CFR 2019 for all applicable fall protection requirements.
Along with TOSHA, the city of Nashville follows the International Building Code (IBC) along with some amendments. The amendments focus on a variety of things, but very few affect the standards surrounding fall protection.
Understanding Nashville Fall Protection Requirements
OSHA Standard Interpretation - Do I follow OSHA or local building code in Nashville?
OSHA 1910.5(c)(1) - What OSHA code applies in Nashville?
IBC 1013.2 - Where is guardrail required in Nashville?
IBC 1013.2 - At what height do I need fall protection or guardrail in Nashville?
OSHA 1910.29 - What can a guardrail be made out of in Nashville?
IBC 1013.3 - How tall does rooftop guardrail need to be in Nashville?
OSHA 1926 Subpart M App B - How far apart can guardrail posts be in Nashville?
OSHA 1910.29(b)(2) - Do I need a mid-rail in Nashville?
OSHA 1910.29(k) - When do I need a toeboard in Nashville?
IBC 1607.8.1.1 - What are the load requirements for rooftop railing in Nashville?
OSHA 1910.29(b) - Can I use a non-penetrating guardrail in Nashville?
IBC 1012 - Can guardrail serve as handrail in Nashville?
IBC 1013.2 - If my rooftop is lower than 22 feet but I have mechanical equipment close to the edge, do I need rooftop railing in Nashville?
IBC 1013.7 - If my rooftop is lower than 22 feet but I have a roof hatch close to the edge, do I need rooftop railing in Nashville?
OSHA 1910.28(b)(3) - When is protection required when falling through a hole in Nashville?
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