OSHA's final rule on beryllium and beryllium compounds sets a permissible exposure limit of 0.2 micrograms per cubic meter within an 8-hour time-weighted average. Contractors should consider implementing written exposure control plans and medical surveillance programs for affected employees, Cressinda Schlag writes.
Sign up for AGC Risk Management SmartBrief
Construction risk management news
Get the intelligence you need: news and information that is changing your industry today, hand-curated by our professional editors from thousands of sources and delivered straight to your inbox.