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					                                   Federal Register / Vol. 67, No. 52 / Monday, March 18, 2002 / Notices                                             12051

     Communication Standard ensures that                        Type of Review: Extension of                       Coordination Activities, NRTL Program,
     the hazards of all chemicals produced or                currently approved information-                       Occupational Safety and Health
     imported are evaluated and that                         collection requirements.                              Administration, U.S. Department of
     information concerning their hazards is                    Title: Hazard Communication                        Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue, NW.,
     transmitted to employees and                            Standard.                                             Room N3653, Washington, DC 20210, or
     downstream employers. The Standard                         OMB Number: 1218–0072.                             phone (202) 693–2110.
     requires chemical manufacturers and                        Affected Public: Business or other for-            SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:
     importers to evaluate chemicals they                    profit; not-for-profit institutions; Federal
     produce or import to determine if they                  government; State, local or tribal                    Notice of Final Application
     are hazardous; for those chemicals                      governments.                                             The Occupational Safety and Health
     determined to be hazardous, material                       Number of Respondents: 6,035,925.                  Administration (OSHA) hereby gives
     safety data sheets and warning labels                      Frequency: On occasion.                            notice of the renewal of recognition of
     must be developed. Employers are                           Average Time per response: Varies                  TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.
     required to established hazard                          from approximately 10 minutes for                     (TUV), as a Nationally Recognized
     communication programs, to transmit                     establishments to obtain and maintain                 Testing Laboratory (NRTL). The NRTL’s
     information on the hazards of chemicals                 material safety data sheets to 8 hours for            scope of recognition may be found in
     to their employees by means of labels on                manufacturers or importers to conduct a               OSHA’s informational web page for the
     containers, material safety data sheets                 hazard determination.                                 NRTL (http://www.osha-slc.gov/dts/
     and training programs.                                     Estimated Total Burden Hours:                      otpca/nrtl/tuv.html).
        Implementation of these collection of                7,498,766 hours.                                         OSHA recognition of an NRTL
     information requirements will ensure all                   Estimated Cost (Operation and                      signifies that the organization has met
     employees have the ‘‘right-to-know’’ the                Maintenance): $247,187.                               the legal requirements in Section 1910.7
     hazards and identities of the chemicals                                                                       of Title 29, Code of Federal Regulations
                                                             IV. Authority and Signature                           (29 CFR 1910.7). Recognition is an
     they work with and will reduce the
     incidence of chemically-related                           John L. Henshaw, Assistant Secretary                acknowledgment that the organization
     occupational illnesses and injuries.                    of Labor for Occupational Safety and                  can perform independent safety testing
                                                             Health, directed the preparation of this              and certification of the specific products
     II. Special Issues for Comment                          notice. The authority for this notice is              covered within its scope of recognition
       OSHA has particularly interest in                     the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995                   and is not a delegation or grant of
     comments on the following issues:                       (44 U.S.C. 3506), and Secretary of                    government authority. As a result of
                                                             Labor’s Order No. 3–2000 (65 FR                       recognition, employers may use
       • Whether the information collection
                                                             50017).                                               products ‘‘properly certified’’ by the
     requirements are necessary for the
                                                                                                                   NRTL to meet OSHA standards that
     proper performance of the Agency’s                        Signed at Washington, DC on March 8,
                                                                                                                   require testing and certification.
     functions, including whether the                        2002.
                                                                                                                      The Agency processes applications by
     information is useful;                                  John L. Henshaw,                                      an NRTL for initial recognition or for
       • The accuracy of OSHA’s estimate of                  Assistant Secretary of Labor.                         expansion or renewal of this recognition
     the burden (time and costs) of the                      [FR Doc. 02–6449 Filed 3–15–02; 8:45 am]              following requirements in Appendix A
     information collection requirements,                    BILLING CODE 4510–26–M                                to 29 CFR 1910.7. This appendix
     including the validity of the                                                                                 requires that the Agency publish two
     methodology and assumptions used;                                                                             notices in the Federal Register in
       • The quality, utility, and clarity of                DEPARTMENT OF LABOR                                   processing an application. In the first
     the information collected; and                                                                                notice, OSHA announces the
       • Ways to minimize the burden on                      Occupational Safety and Health                        application and provides its preliminary
     employers who must comply, for                          Administration                                        finding and, in the second notice, the
     example, by using automated, or other                   [Docket No. NRTL3–92]                                 Agency provides its final decision on
     technological information-collection                                                                          the application. These notices set forth
     and -transmission techniques.                           TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.,                 the NRTL’s scope of recognition or
                                                             Renewal of Recognition                                modifications of that scope.
     III. Proposed Actions
                                                                                                                      TUV Rheinland of North America,
       OSHA is requesting to decrease the                    AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health
                                                                                                                   Inc., is a privately held Product Safety
     existing burden-hour estimate for, and                  Administration (OSHA), Labor.                         and Quality Assurance Testing firm
     to extend OMB approval of, the                          ACTION: Notice.                                       with offices throughout the United
     collection-of-information requirements                                                                        States and Canada. TUV is wholly
                                                             SUMMARY: This notice announces the
     specified by the Standard. In this regard,                                                                    owned by TUV Rheinland e. V. of
     the Agency is requesting to decrease the                Agency’s final decision on the
                                                                                                                   Cologne, Germany. TUV is a U.S.
     current burden hour estimate from                       application of the TUV Rheinland of
                                                                                                                   corporation incorporated in the state of
     7,560,232 hours to 7,498,766 hours, a                   North America, Inc. (TUV), for renewal
                                                                                                                   Delaware in 1983.
     total decrease of 61,466 hours. Based on                of its recognition as a Nationally                       TUV received its recognition as an
     more recent data, the Agency reduced                    Recognized Testing Laboratory under 29                NRTL on August 16, 1995 (60 FR
     the number of establishments, shipped                   CFR 1910.7.                                           42594), for a period of five years ending
     containers, and in-plant containers used                EFFECTIVE DATE: The renewal becomes                   August 16, 2000. Appendix A to 29 CFR
     to calculate the burden hour and cost                   effective on March 18, 2002 and will be               1910.7 stipulates that the period of
     estimates. OSHA will summarize the                      valid until March 19, 2007, unless                    recognition of an NRTL is five years and
     comments submitted in response to this                  terminated or modified prior to that                  that an NRTL may renew its recognition
     notice, and will include this summary                   date, in accordance with 29 CFR 1910.7.               by applying not less than nine months,
     in its request to OMB to extend its                     FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:                      nor more than one year, before the
     approval of these information-collection                Bernard Pasquet or Sherrey Nicolas,                   expiration date of its current
     requirements.                                           Office of Technical Programs and                      recognition. TUV submitted its renewal


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     request on November 16, 1999 (see                       relied upon for product certification. An             America, Inc., has met the requirements
     Exhibit 23), within the time allotted,                  NRTL’s initial recognition will always                of 29 CFR 1910.7 for renewal of its
     and TUV retains its recognition pending                 include the first or basic program,                   NRTL recognition. The renewal applies
     OSHA’s final decision in this renewal                   which requires that all product testing               to the site listed above. In addition, it
     process.                                                and evaluation be performed in-house                  covers the test standards listed below,
        In processing TUV’s request, OSHA                    by the NRTL that will certify the                     and it is subject to the limitations and
     performed an on-site review of TUV’s                    product. OSHA has already recognized                  conditions, also listed below. Pursuant
     facility listed below. Following the on-                TUV for these programs, which are                     to the authority in 29 CFR 1910.7,
     site evaluation, NRTL Program staff                     listed, as shown below, in OSHA’s                     OSHA hereby renews the recognition of
     recommended the renewal of TUV’s                        informational web page on the TUV                     TUV, subject to these limitations and
     recognition (see Exhibit 24).                           recognition (http://www.osha-slc.gov/                 conditions.
        OSHA published the required notice                   dts/otpca/nrtl/tuv.html).
     in the Federal Register on January 28,                     Program 2: Acceptance of testing data              Limitations
     2002 (67 FR 3913), to announce TUV’s                    from independent organizations, other                   OSHA limits the renewal of
     renewal request. This notice included a                 than NRTLs.                                           recognition of TUV to the site listed
     preliminary finding that TUV could                         Program 3: Acceptance of product                   above. OSHA further limits the renewal
     meet the requirements in 29 CFR 1910.7                  evaluations from independent                          of recognition of TUV to testing and
     for renewal of its recognition and                      organizations, other than NRTLs.                      certification of products for
     invited public comment by February 15.                     Program 4: Acceptance of witnessed                 demonstration of conformance to the
     OSHA received no comments                               testing data.                                         test standards listed below. OSHA has
     concerning this notice.                                    Program 8: Acceptance of product                   determined that each test standard
        The previous notice published by                     evaluations from organizations that                   meets the requirements for an
     OSHA for TUV’s recognition covered a                    function as part of the International                 appropriate test standard, within the
     modification to its scope of recognition,               Electrotechnical Commission                           meaning of 29 CFR 1910.7(c).
     which became effective on September                     Certification Body (IEC–CB) Scheme.                   UL 22 Amusement and Gaming Machines
     12, 2001 (66 FR 47505). The following                      Program 9: Acceptance of services                  UL 48 Electric Signs
     Federal Register notices related to                     other than testing or evaluation                      UL 67 Panelboards
     TUV’s recognition have also been                        performed by subcontractors or agents.                UL 73 Motor-Operated Appliances
     published by OSHA to address an                            OSHA developed these programs to                   UL 82 Electric Gardening Appliances
     expansion of its recognition for                        limit how an NRTL may perform certain                 UL 122 Photographic Equipment
     additional standards or programs: a                     aspects of its work and to permit the                 UL 130 Electric Heating Pads
     request announced on March 2, 2000                      activities covered under a program only               UL 136 Pressure Cookers
     (65 FR 11197), and granted on June 8,                   when the NRTL meets certain criteria.                 UL 141 Garment Finishing Appliances
                                                                                                                   UL 153 Portable Electric Lamps
     2000 (65 FR 39946); and requests                        In this sense, they are special conditions            UL 174 Household Electric Storage Tank
     announced on December 12, 1997 (62                      that the Agency places on an NRTL’s                    Water Heaters
     FR 65446), and January 8, 1998 (63 FR                   recognition. OSHA does not consider                   UL 197 Commercial Electric Cooking
     1127), and granted on April 2, 1998 (63                 these programs in determining whether                  Appliances
     FR 16280). The renewal incorporates all                 an NRTL meets the requirements for                    UL 250 Household Refrigerators and
     recognitions granted to TUV through the                 recognition under 29 CFR 1910.7.                       Freezers
     date of publication of the preliminary                  However, these programs help to define                UL 298 Portable Electric Hand Lamps
     finding.                                                the scope of that recognition.                        UL 430 Waste Disposers
        You may obtain or review copies of                                                                         UL 469 Musical Instruments and
     all public documents pertaining to the                  Existing Condition                                     Accessories
                                                                                                                   UL 471 Commercial Refrigerators and
     TUV application by contacting the                         Currently, OSHA imposes the
                                                                                                                    Freezers
     Docket Office, Occupational Safety and                  following condition on its recognition of             UL 474 Dehumidifiers
     Health Administration, U.S. Department                  TUV as an NRTL, and continues to                      UL 482 Portable Sun/Heat Lamps
     of Labor, 200 Constitution Avenue,                      impose the condition as part of the                   UL 499 Electric Heating Appliances
     NW., Room N2625, Washington, DC                         renewal. This condition applies solely                UL 506 Specialty Transformers
     20210. You should refer to Docket No.                   to TUV’s operations as an NRTL and is                 UL 507 Electric Fans
     NRTL3–92, the permanent record of                       in addition to any other condition that               UL 508 Industrial Control Equipment
     public information on the TUV                           OSHA normally imposes in its                          UL 508C Power Conversion Equipment
     recognition.                                            recognition of an organization as an                  UL 541 Refrigerated Vending Machines
        The current address of the TUV                                                                             UL 544 Electric Medical and Dental
                                                             NRTL. This condition is listed first
                                                                                                                    Equipment
     testing facility already recognized by                  under the ‘‘Conditions’’ section below                UL 561 Floor Finishing Machines
     OSHA is: TUV Rheinland of North                         and provides as follows:                              UL 583 Electric-Battery-Powered Industrial
     America, Inc., 12 Commerce Road,                          TUV must have specific written                       Trucks
     Newtown, Connecticut 06470.                             testing procedures in place before                    UL 621 Ice Cream Makers
                                                             testing products covered by any test                  UL 696 Electric Toys
     Programs and Procedures
                                                             standard for which it is recognized and               UL 697 Toy Transformers
       The renewal of recognition includes                   must use these procedures in testing                  UL 745 1 Portable Electric Tools
     TUV’s continued use of the following                    and certifying those products.                        UL 745 2 1 Particular Requirements of
     supplemental programs and procedures,                                                                          Drills
     based upon the criteria detailed in the                 Final Decision and Order                              UL 745 2 2 Particular Requirements for
     March 9, 1995 Federal Register notice                     The NRTL Program staff has                           Screwdrivers and Impact Wrenches
                                                                                                                   UL 745 2 3 Particular Requirements for
     (60 FR 12980, 3/9/95). This notice lists                examined the application, the assessor’s               Grinders, Polishers, and Disk-Type Sanders
     nine (9) programs and procedures                        report, and other pertinent information.              UL 745 2 4 Particular Requirements for
     (collectively, programs), eight of which                Based upon this examination and the                    Sanders
     an NRTL may use to control and audit,                   assessor’s recommendation, OSHA finds                 UL 745 2 5 Particular Requirements for
     but not actually to generate, the data                  that the TUV Rheinland of North                        Circular Saws and Circular Knives



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     UL 745 2 6 Particular Requirements for                  UL 1310 Class 2 Power Units                            Particular Requirements for Electrically
      Hammers                                                UL 1409 Low-Voltage Video Products                     Operated Water Valves
     UL 745 2 8 Particular Requirements for                   Without Cathode-Ray-Tube Displays                    UL 60335–1 Safety of Household and
      Shears and Nibblers                                    UL 1411 Transformers and Motor                         Similar Electrical Appliances, Part 1;
     UL 745 2 9 Particular Requirements for                   Transformers for Use In Audio-, Radio-,and            General Requirements
      Tappers                                                 Television-Type Appliances
     UL 745 2 11 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1418 Implosion-Protected Cathode-Ray                  At the time of preparation of the
      Reciprocating Saws                                      Tubes for Television-Type Appliances                 preliminary notice, some of the test
     UL 745 2 12 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1419 Professional Video and Audio                  standards for which OSHA currently
      Concrete Vibrators                                      Equipment                                            recognizes TUV, and which are listed
     UL 745 2 14 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1431 Personal Hygiene and Health Care              above, have been withdrawn or replaced
      Planers                                                 Appliances                                           by the standards developing
     UL 745 2 17 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1445 Electric Water Bed Heaters
      Routers and Trimmers                                                                                         organization. Under OSHA policy
                                                             UL 1459 Telephone Equipment
     UL 745 2 30 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1559 Insect-Control Equipment,                     regarding such withdrawn or replaced
      Staplers                                                Electrocution Type                                   test standards, OSHA can no longer
     UL 745 2 31 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1561 Dry Type General Purpose and                  recognize the NRTL for the test
      Diamond Core Drills                                     Power Transformers                                   standards but the NRTL may request
     UL 745 2 32 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1563 Electric Spas, Equipment                      recognition for comparable test
      Magnetic Drill Presses                                  Assemblies, and Associated Equipment                 standards, i.e., other appropriate test
     UL 745 2 33 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1564 Industrial Battery Chargers
      Portable Bandsaws                                                                                            standards covering similar types of
                                                             UL 1570 Fluorescent Lighting Fixtures                 product testing. However, a number of
     UL 745 2 34 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1571 Incandescent Lighting Fixtures
      Strapping Tools                                        UL 1572 High Intensity Discharge Lighting
                                                                                                                   other NRTLs also are recognized for
     UL 745 2 35 Particular Requirements for                  Fixtures                                             these withdrawn or replaced standards.
      Drain Cleaners                                         UL 1573 Stage and Studio Lighting Units               As a result, OSHA will publish a
     UL 745 2 36 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1574 Track Lighting Systems                        separate notice to make the appropriate
      Hand Motor Tools                                       UL 1585 Class 2 and Class 3 Transformers              substitutions for TUV and the other
     UL 745 2 37 Particular Requirements for                 UL 1594 Sewing and Cutting Machines
      Plate Jointers
                                                                                                                   NRTLs that were recognized for these
                                                             UL 1598 Luminaries                                    standards.
     UL 749 Household Dishwashers                            UL 1647 Motor-Operated Massage and
     UL 751 Vending Machines                                                                                          OSHA’s recognition of TUV, or any
                                                              Exercise Machines
     UL 763 Motor-Operated Commercial Food
                                                             UL 1693 Electric Radiant Heating Panels
                                                                                                                   NRTL, for a particular test standard is
      Preparing Machines                                                                                           limited to equipment or materials (i.e.,
                                                              and Heating Panel Sets
     UL 775 Graphic Arts Equipment                                                                                 products) for which OSHA standards
                                                             UL 1727 Commercial Electric Personal
     UL 778 Motor Operated Water Pumps                                                                             require third party testing and
                                                              Grooming Appliances
     UL 826 Household Electric Clocks
     UL 858 Household Electric Ranges                        UL 1776 High-Pressure Cleaning Machines               certification before use in the
     UL 859 Household Electric Personal                      UL 1786 Nightlights                                   workplace. Consequently, an NRTL’s
      Grooming Appliance                                     UL 1795 Hydromassage Bathtubs                         scope of recognition excludes any
     UL 867 Electrostatic Air Cleaners                       UL 1838 Low Voltage Landscape Lighting                product(s) falling within the scope of a
     UL 875 Electric Dry Bath Heaters                         Systems                                              test standard for which OSHA has no
     UL 921 Commercial Electric Dishwashers                  ANSI/UL 1950 Information Technology
                                                              Equipment Including Electrical Business
                                                                                                                   NRTL testing and certification
     UL 923 Microwave Cooking Appliances                                                                           requirements.
     UL 935 Fluorescent-Lamp Ballasts                         Equipment
     UL 961 Electric Hobby and Sports                        UL 1995 Heating and Cooling Equipment                    Many of the test standards listed
      Equipment                                              UL 2021 Fixed and Location-Dedicated                  above are approved as American
     UL 982 Motor-Operated Household Food                     Electric Room Heaters                                National Standards by the American
      Preparing Machines                                     UL 2157 Electric Clothes Washing                      National Standards Institute (ANSI).
     UL 984 Hermetic Refrigerant Motor-                       Machines and Extractors                              However, for convenience in compiling
      Compressors                                            UL 2158 Electric Clothes Dryers                       the list, we use the designation of the
     UL 987 Stationary and Fixed Electric Tools              UL 2601–1 Medical Electrical Equipment;
                                                              Part 1: General Requirements for Safety
                                                                                                                   standards developing organization (e.g.,
     UL 1004 Electric Motors                                                                                       UL 1004) for the standard, as opposed
     UL 1005 Electric Flatirons                              UL 3101–1 Electrical Equipment for
     UL 1012 Power Units Other than Class Two                 Laboratory Use; Part 1: General                      to the ANSI designation (e.g., ANSI/UL
     UL 1017 Vacuum Cleaning Machines and                     Requirements                                         1004). Under our procedures, an NRTL
      Blower Cleaners                                        UL 3111–1 Electrical Measuring and Test               recognized for an ANSI-approved test
     UL 1018 Electrc Aquarium Equipment                       Equipment; Part 1: General Requirements              standard may use either the latest
     UL 1026 Electric Household Cooking and                  UL 3121–1 Process Control Equipment                   proprietary version of the test standard
      Food-Serving Appliances                                UL 6500 Audio/Video and Musical                       or the latest ANSI version of that
     UL 1028 Hair Clipping and Shaving                        Instrument Apparatus for Household,                  standard, regardless of which version
      Appliances                                              Commercial, and Similar General Use
                                                             UL 8730–1 Electrical Controls for
                                                                                                                   appears in the list of test standards
     UL 1042 Electric Baseboard Heating
      Equipment                                               Household and Similar Use; Part 1: General           found in OSHA’s informational web
     UL 1081 Swimming Pool Pumps, Filters                     Requirements                                         page for the NRTL. Contact ANSI or the
      and Chlorinators                                       UL 8730–2–3 Automatic Electrical Controls             ANSI web site (http://www.ansi.org) and
     UL 1082 Household Electric Coffee Makers                 for Household and Similar Use; Part 2:               click ‘‘NSSN’’ to find out whether or not
      and Brewing-Type Appliances                             Particular Requirements for Thermal Motor            a test standard currently is ANSI-
     UL 1083 Household Electric Skillets and                  Protectors for Ballasts for Tubular                  approved.
      Frying-Type Appliances                                  Fluorescent Lamps
     UL 1230 Amateur Movie Lights                            UL 8730–2–4 Automatic Electrical Controls             Conditions
     UL 1236 Battery Chargers for Charging                    for Household and Similar Use; Part 2:
      Engine-Starter Batteries                                Particular Requirements for Thermal Motor
                                                                                                                     TUV Rheinland of North America,
     UL 1240 Electric Commercial Clothes-                     Protectors for Motor Compressors or                  Inc., must also abide by the following
      Drying Equipment                                        Hermetic and Semi-Hermetic Type                      conditions of the recognition, in
     UL 1278 Movable and Wall-or Ceiling-Hung                UL 8730–2–8 Automatic Electrical Controls             addition to those already required by 29
      Electric Room Heaters                                   for Household and Similar Use; Part 2:               CFR 1910.7:


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        TUV must have specific written                       SUMMARY: This notice announces the                    can perform independent safety testing
     testing procedures in place before                      application of Underwriters                           and certification of the specific products
     testing products covered by any test                    Laboratories Inc. for renewal of its                  covered within its scope of recognition
     standard for which it is recognized and                 recognition as a Nationally Recognized                and is not a delegation or grant of
     must use these procedures in testing                    Testing Laboratory under 29 CFR                       government authority. As a result of
     and certifying those products;                          1910.7, and the applications of                       recognition, employers may use
        OSHA must be allowed access to the                   Underwriters Laboratories Inc. for                    products ‘‘properly certified’’ by the
     TUV facilities and records for purposes                 expansion of its recognition to include               NRTL to meet OSHA standards that
     of ascertaining continuing compliance                   additional sites and test standards, and              require testing and certification.
     with the terms of its recognition and to                presents the Agency’s preliminary                        The Agency processes applications by
     investigate as OSHA deems necessary;                    finding. This preliminary finding does                an NRTL for initial recognition or for
        If TUV has reason to doubt the                       not constitute an interim or temporary                expansion or renewal of this recognition
     efficacy of any test standard it is using               approval of these applications. In an                 following requirements in Appendix A
     under this program, it must promptly                    unrelated matter, this notice also                    to 29 CFR 1910.7. This appendix
     inform the organization that developed                  includes the voluntary withdrawal of                  requires that the Agency publish two
     the test standard of this fact and provide              recognition of the Entela, Inc., site in              notices in the Federal Register in
     that organization with appropriate                      Taipei, Taiwan.                                       processing an application. In the first
     relevant information upon which its                     DATES: Comments submitted by                          notice, OSHA announces the
     concerns are based;                                     interested parties, or any request for                application and provides its preliminary
        TUV must not engage in or permit                     extension of the time to comment, must                finding and, in the second notice, the
     others to engage in any                                 be received no later than April 2, 2002.              Agency provides its final decision on
     misrepresentation of the scope or                       ADDRESSES: Submit written comments                    the application. These notices set forth
     conditions of its recognition. As part of               concerning this notice to: Docket Office,             the NRTL’s scope of recognition or
     this condition, TUV agrees that it will                 Docket NRTL4–93 or NRTL2–93 (as                       modifications of that scope. We
     allow no representation that it is either               applicable), U.S. Department of Labor,                maintain an informational web page for
     a recognized or an accredited Nationally                Occupational Safety and Health                        each NRTL, which details its scope of
     Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL)                    Administration, Room N2625, 200                       recognition. These pages can be
     without clearly indicating the specific                 Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington,                 accessed from our web site at http://
     equipment or material to which this                     DC 20210; telephone: (202) 693–2350.                  www.osha-slc.gov/dts/otpca/nrtl/
     recognition is tied, or that its                        Commenters may transmit written                       index.html.
     recognition is limited to certain                       comments of 10 pages or less in length                   The most recent notice published by
     products;                                               by facsimile to (202) 693–1648. Submit                OSHA for UL’s recognition covered an
        TUV must inform OSHA as soon as                      request for extensions concerning this                expansion of recognition to include
     possible, in writing, of any change of                  notice to: Office of Technical Programs               additional sites, which became effective
     ownership, facilities, or key personnel,                and Coordination Activities, NRTL                     on December 7, 1999 (64 FR 68389). The
     and of any major changes in its                         Program, Occupational Safety and                      other Federal Register notices related to
     operations as an NRTL, including                        Health Administration, U.S. Department                UL’s recognition that OSHA has
     details;                                                of Labor, Room N3653, 200 Constitution
        TUV will continue to meet all the                                                                          published, since UL’s previous renewal,
                                                             Avenue, NW., Washington, D.C. 20210.                  addressed an expansion for additional
     terms of its recognition and will always
                                                             FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:                      standards, which was announced on
     comply with all OSHA policies
     pertaining to this recognition; and                     Bernard Pasquet, Office of Technical                  November 21, 1997 (62 FR 62359), and
        TUV will continue to meet the                        Programs and Coordination Activities,                 granted on June 24, 1999 (64 FR 33913).
     requirements for recognition in all areas               NRTL Program, Room N3653 at the                       The renewal would incorporate all of
     where it has been recognized.                           above address, or phone (202) 693–                    these recognitions granted to UL.
                                                             2110.                                                    The current address of the UL
       Signed at Washington, DC this 8th day of
     March, 2002.                                            SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:                            facilities (sites) already recognized by
                                                                                                                   OSHA are:
     John L. Henshaw,                                        Notice of Application
     Assistant Secretary.                                                                                          Underwriters Laboratories Inc., 333
                                                                The Occupational Safety and Health                    Pfingsten Road, Northbrook, Illinois
     [FR Doc. 02–6448 Filed 3–15–02; 8:45 am]                Administration (OSHA) hereby gives                       60062
     BILLING CODE 4510–26–P                                  notice that Underwriters Laboratories
                                                                                                                   Underwriters Laboratories Inc., 1285
                                                             Inc. (UL) has applied for renewal and
                                                                                                                      Walt Whitman Road, Melville, Long
                                                             for expansion of its recognition as a
     DEPARTMENT OF LABOR                                                                                              Island, New York 11747
                                                             Nationally Recognized Testing
                                                             Laboratory (NRTL). UL’s expansion                     Underwriters Laboratories Inc., 1655
     Occupational Safety and Health                                                                                   Scott Boulevard, Santa Clara,
                                                             requests cover the use of two additional
     Administration                                                                                                   California 95050
                                                             sites and additional test standards.
     [Docket Nos. NRTL4–93, NRTL2–93]                        OSHA’s current scope of recognition for               Underwriters Laboratories Inc., 12
                                                             UL may be found in the following                         Laboratory Drive, PO Box 13995,
     Underwriters Laboratories Inc.,                         informational web page: http://                          Research Triangle Park, North
     Applications for Renewal and                            www.osha-slc.gov/dts/otpca/nrtl/                         Carolina 27709
     Expansion of Recognition; Entela, Inc.,                 ul.html.                                              Underwriters Laboratories Inc., 2600 N.
     Voluntary Withdrawal of Recognition                        OSHA recognition of an NRTL                           W. Lake Road, Camas, Washington,
     of Site                                                 signifies that the organization has met                  98607
     AGENCY: Occupational Safety and Health                  the legal requirements in § 1910.7 of                 UL International Limited, Veristrong
     Administration (OSHA), Labor.                           Title 29, Code of Federal Regulations                    Industrial Centre, Block B, 14th Floor,
                                                             (29 CFR 1910.7). Recognition is an                       34 Au Pui Wan Street, Fo Tan Sha
     ACTION: Notice.
                                                             acknowledgment that the organization                     Tin, New Territories, Hong Kong


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