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Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
Reverse Signal Procedures - General Industry - Vehicles/Equipment Not Covered by Existing Standards [16 VAC 25 ‑ 97]
Reverse Signal Procedures - General Industry and Construction Industry - Vehicles/Equipment
General Information
Action Summary The purpose of this action is to provide more comprehensive protection to employees in construction and general industry work zones exposed to vehicular and equipment traffic covered by ยงยง1910.269(p)(1)(ii), 1926.601(b), 1926.602 (a)(9)(ii), and 1926.952(a)(3), and to provide the same degree of protection to employees in similar working conditions where vehicles and machinery with obstructed views to the rear are operating and are not otherwise covered by the above regulations.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [000605]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
3638 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/04/2006.
3989 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 03/16/2007 before DPB completed its review.
4053 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/29/2008.
4381 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/18/2009.
4718 Revised Proposed Stage withdrawn on 08/21/2008 before DPB completed its review.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay Withrow  / Director, Legal Support, VPP, ORA, OPP, and OWP
Address: Main Street Centre
600 East Main Street, Suite 207
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-9873    FAX: (804)786-8418    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.