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Updated Site Safety Requirements

Posted on November 3, 2017

Local Law 81 of 2017 has added language to § 28-105.12.8 of the NYC administrative code and added a new section to Chapter 33 of the NYC Building Code.

The amendments go into effect next week, November 6, 2017:

The amended language of § 28-105.12.8 of the NYC administrative code requires that site safety plans shall require approval by the DOB where specified in the administrative or building codes.

The new section added to Chapter 33 of the NYC building code states when superintendents are required for construction or demolitions sites and their duties in § 3301.13 and include the following:

Superintendents will have responsibilities including, but not limited to:

For more information, see the enacted legislation here.

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