Step 1. Will you generate dust containing silica on the job?
The materials listed below contain silica. Select all of the materials you plan to use.
As you select a material a list of dust generating tasks will appear. Please select the task(s) that you will perform with the material.
Step 2. How do you plan to control the dust?
Select the type of equipment and dust control you plan to use for each material and task you selected in Step 1.
Not Sure – Perform Air Monitoring.To find the exposure control methods in OSHA's silica standard, learn about air monitoring, or to find studies and data on the use of controls click here. To give users the greatest flexibility, any material-task combination may be selected.
For uncommon combinations or those not typically performed, the default control is respiratory protection.
Step 3. Complete your Silica Control Plan
Person Completing the Plan/Title:
Description of Work:
Please fill in the name and title of the person assigned as the competent person for silica on the project. Required by 29 CFR 1926.1153 (g)(4).
Exposure Assessment and Controls
Equipment and Control(s):Task/Control Description: