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The city of San Juan resides in Puerto Rico and Puerto Rico has an approved OSHA State Plan called PROSHA. Regarding fall protection, PROSHA refers to OSHA CFR 2019 for all applicable fall protection requirements.
Along with PROSHA, the city of San Juan follows the Puerto Rico Building Code (PRBC). PRBC adheres to the International Building Code standards, but applies amendments that are relevant to the US territory.
Understanding San Juan Fall Protection Requirements
OSHA Standard Interpretation - Do I follow OSHA or local building code in San Juan?
OSHA 1910.5(c)(1) - What OSHA code applies in San Juan?
PRBC 1015.2 - Where is guardrail required in San Juan?
PRBC 1015.2 - At what height do I need fall protection or guardrail in San Juan?
OSHA 1910.29 - What can a guardrail be made out of in San Juan?
PRBC 1015.3 - How tall does rooftop guardrail need to be in San Juan?
OSHA 1926 Subpart M App B - How far apart can guardrail posts be in San Juan?
OSHA 1926.502(b)(2) - Do I need a mid-rail in San Juan?
OSHA 1910.29(k) - When do I need a toeboard in San Juan?
PRBC 1607.8.1.1 - What are the load requirements for rooftop railing in San Juan?
OSHA 1910.29(b) - Can I use a non-penetrating guardrail in San Juan?
PRBC 1014 - Can guardrail serve as handrail in San Juan?
PRBC 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 San Juan?
PRBC 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 San Juan?
OSHA 1926.501(b)(4)(i) - When is protection required when falling through a hole in San Juan?
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