OSHA Requirements and Training Resources for Silver Spring MD
The state of Maryland, under agreement with OSHA, operates an occupational safety and health program (MOSH) in accordance with Section 18 of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970. The Maryland plan was certified on February 15, 1980 and was granted final state plan approval on July 18, 1985.
MD OSHA Training Regulations and Standards
In order to avoid duplication of regulatory requirements and facilitate compliance by Maryland employers, MOSH has adopted the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Standards contained in Title 29 Code of Federal Regulations Part 1910 (General Industry), Title 29 Code of Federal Regulations Part 1926 (Construction), and Title 29 Code of Federal Regulations Part 1928 (Agriculture). Links to federal OSHA training requirements for construction and general industry are available below on this page.
In addition to these federal standards, MOSH has adopted several regulations that are unique to Maryland. These are available on the MOSH website.
MOSH has jurisdiction over all public and private sector places of employment in the state of Maryland, with the exception of federal employees, the United States Postal Service, private sector maritime activities (shipyard employment, marine terminals, and longshoring), and military bases, which are subject to federal jurisdiction.
Maryland OSHA Information
The Maryland Occupational Safety and Health Program (MOSH) is part of the Maryland Division of Labor and Industry. Maryland OSHA is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland and has field offices in Easton, Belair, Laurel, Baltimore, and Hagerstown. The Compliance unit maintains offices in Baltimore, Belair, Easton, Hagerstown, and Laurel.
The telephone number for reporting emergencies to MOSH is 1-888-257-6674. Federal OSHA’s national emergency hotline telephone number is 1-800-321-OSHA.
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Disclaimer: This information was obtained from the Federal OSHA website. OSHA Training Services Inc. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate and up to date, but changes in state law and procedures affecting the information on this page are beyond our control. Contact MD state OSHA program staff directly to verify important information about OSHA training requirements in Silver Spring MD.