Lawriter - OAC - 4167-1-01 Definitions.

4167-1-01 Definitions.

As used in this chapter:

(A) "Employment risk reduction standard," "Ohio employment risk reduction standard," "public employee," "public employee representative," and "undue hardship" have the same meaning as defined in section 4167.01 of the Revised Code.

(B) "Act" means the public employment risk reduction act codified in Chapter 4167. of the Revised Code.

(C) "Administrator" means administrator of the bureau of workers' compensation.

(D) "Compliance safety and health officer" or "compliance officer" means a representative of the division designated by the superintendent to conduct inspections under this chapter.

(E) "Days away, restricted, and/or transfer (DART) case incidence rate" means the number of recordable injuries and illness cases per one hundred full-time employees resulting in days away from work, restricted work activity, and/or job transfer that an applicant/ participant has experienced in a given time frame.

(F) "Division" means the division of safety and hygiene.

(G) "Establishment" means a single physical location where business is conducted or where services or industrial operations are performed.

(H) "Expected aggregate incidence rate" means the estimated average incidence rate that is within the limits of a ninety-five per cent confidence interval range as published by the public employment risk reduction program.

(I) "Imminent danger" means a condition or practice in any place of employment, where such a danger exists, which reasonably can be expected to cause death or serious physical harm, immediately or before the danger's imminence can be eliminated through the inspection procedures provided by section 4167.10 of the Revised Code.

(J) "Public employee" or "employee" has the same meaning as public employee in section 4167.01 of the Revised Code.

(K) "Public employer" or "employer" has the same meaning as public employer in section 4167.01 of the Revised Code

(L) "Superintendent" means superintendent of the division, or the superintendent's designee.

(M) "Total recordable case (TRC) incidence rate" means the total number of recordable injuries and illness cases per one hundred full-time employees that an applicant/ participant has experienced in a given time frame.

Effective: 4/1/2018
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 11/1/2018
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4121.12, 4121.121, 4167.02, 4167.07
Rule Amplifies: 4167.01
Prior Effective Dates: 07/01/1994, 05/22/1995, 11/15/1996, 08/01/2001, 02/15/2009, 01/01/2014