Register September 2013 No. 693
Chapter SPS 330
Subchapter I — Purpose and Scope
SPS 330.001   Purpose.
SPS 330.002   Scope.
SPS 330.003   Application.
Subchapter II — Definitions
SPS 330.01   Definitions.
Subchapter III — Administration and Enforcement
SPS 330.011   Inspections.
SPS 330.012   Posting department order.
SPS 330.013   Variances.
SPS 330.014   Notices.
SPS 330.015   Penalties.
Subchapter IV — Adopted Standards
SPS 330.02   Incorporation of standards by reference.
Subchapter V — Organization
SPS 330.03   Fire department safety position.
SPS 330.05   Occupational safety and health committee.
SPS 330.06   Records.
Subchapter VI — Training and Education
SPS 330.07   Training and education.
SPS 330.08   Employment standards.
Subchapter VII — Vehicles and Equipment
SPS 330.09   Vehicles.
SPS 330.10   Portable equipment.
Subchapter VIII — Protective Clothing and Protective Equipment
SPS 330.11   Protective clothing and equipment.
SPS 330.12   Self-contained breathing apparatus.
SPS 330.13   Personal alert safety system; life safety ropes, harnesses and hardware; eye, face and hearing protection.
Subchapter IX — Emergency Operations
SPS 330.14   Emergency operations.
Subchapter X — Facility Safety
SPS 330.145   Facility safety.
Subchapter XI — Medical
SPS 330.15   Physical and medical capabilities.
Subchapter XII — Member Assistance Referral Program
SPS 330.16   Member assistance referral program.
Subchapter XIII — Miscellaneous Activities
SPS 330.20   Hazardous materials.
SPS 330.21   Confined spaces.
SPS 330.22   Diving operations.
SPS 330.23   Miscellaneous hazardous situations.
Ch. SPS 330 Note Note: Chapter ILHR 30 as it existed on August 31, 1995, was repealed and a new chapter ILHR 30 was created effective September 1, 1995. Chapter ILHR 30 was renumbered Chapter Comm 30 under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 1., Stats., and corrections made under s. 13.93 (2m) (b) 6. and 7., Stats., Register, February, 1999, No. 518. Chapter Comm 30 was renumbered chapter SPS 330 under s. 13.92 (4) (b) 1., Stats., Register December 2011 No. 672.
subch. I of ch. SPS 330 Subchapter I — Purpose and Scope
SPS 330.001 SPS 330.001Purpose. Pursuant to s. 101.055 (3) (a), Stats., the purpose of this chapter is to establish minimum safety and health standards for public sector fire department employees.
SPS 330.001 History History: Cr. Register, August, 1995, No. 476, eff. 9-1-95; CR 01-044: r. and recr. Register December 2001 No. 552, eff. 1-1-02.
SPS 330.002 SPS 330.002Scope. In addition to the requirements in ch. SPS 332, this chapter contains minimum requirements for an occupational safety and health program for public sector fire department employees involved in fire department operations.
SPS 330.002 Note Note: Chapter SPS 332 contains additional safety and health requirements for all public employees.
SPS 330.002 History History: Cr. Register, August, 1995, No. 476, eff. 9-1-95; CR 01-044: r. and recr. Register December 2001 No. 552, eff. 1-1-02; correction made under s. 13.92 (4) (b) 7., Stats., Register December 2011 No. 672.
SPS 330.003 SPS 330.003Application.
SPS 330.003(1) (1)Covered. This chapter applies to all fire departments having public employees, whether existing prior to the effective date of this chapter or subsequently established.
SPS 330.003(2) (2)Not covered. This chapter does not apply to private sector employer fire companies and fire departments either of which are organized as non-stock, non-profit corporations under ch. 181, Stats., or under ch. 213, Stats., without the input of a municipality.
SPS 330.003 Note Note: Private sector employer fire companies and fire departments are regulated under 29 CFR 1910, especially section CFR 1910.156, of the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations.
SPS 330.003 Note Note: Most of the requirements of this chapter are based upon the National Fire Protection Association Standard NFPA No. 1500 - Standard on Fire Department Occupational Safety and Health Program. The requirements of subch. XI are based upon 29 CFR section 1910.156 (b) (2) of the OSHA regulations.
SPS 330.003(3) (3)Conflicts. If requirements of the statutes, this chapter or other Wisconsin administrative code chapters specify varying requirements, the requirement more protective of employee safety and health shall apply.
SPS 330.003 History History: CR 01-044: cr. Register December 2001 No. 552, eff. 1-1-02.
Published under s. 35.93, Stats. Updated on the first day of each month. Entire code is always current. The Register date on each page is the date the chapter was last published.