New Mexico Cranes and Slings laws & safety compliance analysis

New Mexico Cranes and Slings: What you need to know

New Mexico has adopted the federal safety and health rules for cranes and slings (NMSA 50-9-13 and 11 NMAC 5.2.9). The state has adopted rules for hoisting operators that are stricter than federal rules. See the state Cranes and Derricks (Construction) section for more information.

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The New Mexico Occupational Health and Safety Bureau (OHSB) administers and enforces workplace safety and health rules in the state.


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