Utah PPE - General laws & safety compliance analysis

Utah PPE - General: What you need to know

Utah has adopted the federal safety and health regulations for personal protective equipment (PPE) in general industry workplaces (R614-1-4), and has adopted additional PPE rules for wearing accessories, head protection, and protection against falls that are stricter than federal rules.

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See the state Head Protection topic for more information about head protection.

See the state Slips and Falls topic for more information about fall protection.

The Utah Labor Commission/Division of Occupational Safety and Health (UOSH) administers and enforces safety and health rules for private and public sector workplaces in the state.


Wristwatches, rings, or other jewelry must not be worn on the job where they constitute a safety hazard.

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