By Related WAC

WISHA provides rule guidance to staff through two types of policies:

  1. WISHA Interim Operations and Interpretive Memoranda (WIIM)
  2. WISHA Regional Directives (WRD)

The WIIMs and WRDs do not:

  • Substitute for the rule or requirement referenced
  • Create additional obligations for employers

Policies related to Chapter 296-800, WAC.

WISHA policies in effect as of 3/25/2014. View all policies by Related WAC code.

Referenced WAC Policies

Accident Prevention
(WAC 296-800-140)

Violence in the Workplace (WRD 5.05)
Diving Search & Rescue (WRD 32.15)
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities NEP (WRD 13.40)

Core Rules
(Chapter 296-800, WAC)

Employee Entry into Worksites Suffering Structural Damage (WRD 5.45)
Non-Agricultural Use of Pesticides (WIIM 98-2-A)
Use of Personal Flotation Devices (PFDs) (WRD 21.25)
Hand Protection When Using Knives in Food Preparation (WRD 5.96)
Head Protection and All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) (WRD 5.92)
Body Armor as Personal Protective Equipment (WRD 5.09)
Violence in the Workplace (WRD 5.05)
Law Enforcement (WRD 32.00)
Indoor Air Quality (WRD 10.10)
Diving Search & Rescue (WRD 32.15)
Personal Protective Equipment (WRD 5.15)
Confined Spaces in Shipyards (WRD 12.45)
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities NEP (WRD 13.40)
Enforcement guidance for the Longshoring Industry (WRD 22.95)

First aid
(WAC 296-800-150)

Chromium VI (WRD 12.80)
Emergency Washing Facilities (WRD 13.00)

Hazard Communication (Pre-GHS)
(WAC 296-800-170)

Chromium VI (WRD 12.80)
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities NEP (WRD 13.40)

Personal protective equipment (PPE)
(WAC 296-800-160)

Violence in the Workplace (WRD 5.05)
Body Armor as Personal Protective Equipment (WRD 5.09)
Non-Agricultural Use of Pesticides (WIIM 98-2-A)
Hand Protection When Using Knives in Food Preparation (WRD 5.96)
Head Protection and All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) (WRD 5.92)
Chromium VI (WRD 12.80)
Emergency Washing Facilities (WRD 13.00)
Personal Protective Equipment (WRD 5.15)

Sanitation
(WAC 296-800-230)

Bathroom and Toilet Facility Access (WRD 5.98)
Chromium VI (WRD 12.80)

Tobacco Smoke
(WAC 296-800-240)

Indoor Air Quality (WRD 10.10)

 

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