The employer, when selecting a contractor, shall obtain and evaluate
information regarding the contract employer's safety performance and
The employer shall inform contract employers of the known potential fire,
explosion, or toxic release hazards related to the contractor's work and the
The employer shall explain to contract employers the applicable
provisions of the emergency action plan required by paragraph (n) of this
The employer shall develop and implement safe work practices consistent
with paragraph (f)(4) of this section, to control the entrance, presence and
exit of contract employers and contract employees in covered process
The employer shall periodically evaluate the performance of contract
employers in fulfilling their obligations as specified in paragraph (h)(3) of
The employer shall maintain a contract employee injury and illness log
related to the contractor's work in process areas.
Contract employer responsibilities.
The contract employer shall assure that each contract employee is trained
in the work practices necessary to safely perform his/her job.
The contract employer shall assure that each contract employee is
instructed in the known potential fire, explosion, or toxic release hazards
related to his/her job and the process, and the applicable provisions of the
emergency action plan.
The contract employer shall document that each contract employee has
received and understood the training required by this paragraph. The
contract employer shall prepare a record which contains the identity of the
contract employee, the date of training, and the means used to verify that
the employee understood the training.