The state has adopted two requirements that are stricter than federal rules.
Employee first-aid training. State rules require that employers with eight or more employees in any single establishment, regardless of the distance from an infirmary, clinic, or hospital, must have one or more employees trained to administer first aid. Employees who work at the establishment less than 50 percent of the time should not be included in the count of total number of employees.
All other employers not within proximity to an infirmary, clinic, or hospital must have at least one employee trained in first aid.
Emergency drenching and flushing facilities. Where the eyes or body of a worker can be exposed to any corrosive material, facilities for quick drenching or flushing of the eyes and body must be provided in the work area for immediate use. All drenching and flushing facilities must meet the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Z-358.1-1990, “Standard for Emergency Eyewash and Shower ...