WACs > Title 296 > Chapter 296-800 > Section 296-800-31065
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Maintain exit routes during construction and repair.
â¢ Have enough exit routes that comply with these rules before letting your employees occupy a workplace under new construction.
â¢ Make sure that employees do not occupy an existing workplace unless:
â All exits and existing fire protection are maintained; or
â Alternate fire protection is provided that ensures an equivalent level of safety.
â¢ Make sure that flammable or explosive materials used during construction or repair do not expose employees to additional hazards or prevent emergency escape.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, [49.17].040, and [49.17].050. WSR 01-11-038, Â§ 296-800-31065, filed 5/9/01, effective 9/1/01.]