Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
Federal Identical Construction Industry Standards [16 VAC 25 ‑ 175]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Crane Operator Qualification and Certification; Extension of Deadline
General Information
Action Summary Federal OSHA adopted this delay to further extend by one year the employer duty to ensure the competency of crane operators involved in construction work. Previously, this duty was scheduled to terminate for federal OSHA and VOSH on November 10, 2017, but now continues for an additional year until November 10, 2018. OSHA also further delayed the deadline for crane operator certification for one year from November 10, 2017, to November 10, 2018.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this chapter of the VA Administrative Code is exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
RIS Project Yes  [005374]
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8154 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/15/2018.
Contact Information
Name / Title: John J. Crisanti  / Policy and Planning Manager
Address: Department of Labor and Industry
Main Street Centre, 600 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-4300    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.