Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Labor and Industry
Safety and Health Codes Board
Telecommunications, General, Approach Distances [16 VAC 25 ‑ 75]
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description This regulation provides telecommunications electrical transmission workers with safety protection identical to the safety protection for general industry electrical transmission workers.
State Authority Section 40.1-22 (5 ) of the Code of Virginia
Federal Authority Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (P.L. 91-596)
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation None entered
Meetings See all meetings (4) relating to this chapter.

Contact Information
Name / Title: Cristin Bernhardt  / Regulatory Coordinator / Staff Attorney
Address: Main Street Centre
600 East Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-2392    FAX: (804)786-2641    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Telecommunications, General, Approach Distances Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/26/2007.

Periodic Reviews
Last Activity Status
10/29/2019 Agency Completed Retain As Is
10/30/2015 Agency Completed Retain As Is
10/14/2011 Agency Completed Retain As Is