CFR – Code of Federal Regulations
Title 23
Part 634 (2008) -—————————————[Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 23, Volume 1] [Revised as of April 1, 2008] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 23CFR634.1] [Page 181] TITLE 23—HIGHWAYS CHAPTER I—FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION PART 634_WORKER VISIBILITY—Table of Contents Sec. 634.1 Purpose. The purpose of the regulations in this part is to decrease the likelihood of worker fatalities or injuries caused by motor vehicles and construction vehicles and equipment while working within the right-of- way on Federal-aid highways. [Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 23, Volume 1] [Revised as of April 1, 2008] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 23CFR634.2] [Page 181] TITLE 23—HIGHWAYS CHAPTER I—FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION PART 634_WORKER VISIBILITY—Table of Contents Sec. 634.2 Definitions. Close proximity means within the highway right-of-way on Federal-aid highways. High-visibility safety apparel means personal protective safety clothing that is intended to provide conspicuity during both daytime and nighttime usage, and that meets the Performance Class 2 or 3 requirements of the ANSI/ISEA 107-2004 publication entitled ``American National Standard for High-Visibility Safety Apparel and Headwear.‘’ This publication is incorporated by reference in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 552(a) and 1 CFR Part 51 and is on file at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). For information on the availability of this material at NARA, call (202) 741-6030, or go to http:// www.archives.gov/federal—register/code—of—federal—regulations/ibr— locations.html. It is available for inspection and copying at the Federal Highway Administration, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Room 4232, Washington, DC, 20590, as provided in 49 CFR Part 7. This publication is available for purchase from the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) at 1901 N. Moore Street, Suite 808, Arlington, VA 22209, http://www.safetyequipment.org. Workers means people on foot whose duties place them within the right-of-way of a Federal-aid highway, such as highway construction and maintenance forces, survey crews, utility crews, responders to incidents within the highway right-of-way, and law enforcement personnel when directing traffic, investigating crashes, and handling lane closures, obstructed roadways, and disasters within the right-of-way of a Federal- aid highway. [Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 23, Volume 1] [Revised as of April 1, 2008] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 23CFR634.3] [Page 181] TITLE 23—HIGHWAYS CHAPTER I—FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION PART 634_WORKER VISIBILITY—Table of Contents Sec. 634.3 Rule. All workers within the right-of-way of a Federal-aid highway who are exposed either to traffic (vehicles using the highway for purposes of travel) or to construction equipment within the work area shall wear high-visibility safety apparel. [Code of Federal Regulations] [Title 23, Volume 1] [Revised as of April 1, 2008] From the U.S. Government Printing Office via GPO Access [CITE: 23CFR634.4] [Page 181] TITLE 23—HIGHWAYS CHAPTER I—FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION PART 634_WORKER VISIBILITY—Table of Contents Sec. 634.4 Compliance date. States and other agencies shall comply with the provisions of this Part no later than November 24, 2008. [[Page 182]]Revised April 1, 2008 National Archives
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* Access this revision * Check for new revision * CFR Main Page Federal Register * 23CFR 634: Federal Register 73-226 Interim Final Rule More 23CFR 634 links * Regulations.gov * WorkZoneSafety.org -——————————- h2. CoTradeCo products affected * Benchmark FR * Jackson Safety p(exposition). If you still have questions don’t hesitate to contact Trader Dan and the CoTradeCo team. -——————————- p(small quiet). CoTradeCo supplies regulation information and related discussion to help our community members and store customers. While we do our best to keep this information as up-to-date as possible, you should always consult the CFR directly to ensure current compliance and with legal questions. p(small quiet). This is not intended as a complete reference. Generally speaking only regulations affecting our regular visitors are included and discussed.

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