Standard Terminology Relating to Occupational Health and Safety
|Publication Date:||1 November 2020|
|ICS Code (Occupational safety. Industrial hygiene):||13.100|
|ICS Code (Environment. Health protection. Safety (Vocabularies)):||01.040.13|
This terminology standard provides a compilation of consensus definitions of terms used in ASTM occupational safety and health standards.
This terminology standard does not purport to be an exhaustive lexicon. Rather it defines terms relevant to occupational health and safety.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.
*A Summary of Changes section appears at the end of this standard