TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER p: HAZARDOUS AND POISONOUS SUBSTANCES
PART 845 LEAD POISONING PREVENTION CODE
SECTION 845.150 LEAD ABATEMENT WORKER RESPONSIBILITIES
Section 845.150 Lead Abatement Worker Responsibilities
a) Any individual conducting lead mitigation and lead abatement is required to be licensed as a lead abatement worker in accordance with the Act and Section 845.125. The licensed lead abatement worker is responsible for the following:
1) Compliance with the Act and this Part;
2) Following the direction and guidance provided by a licensed lead abatement supervisor as outlined in the Work Practice and Occupant Protection Plan required by Section 845.255;
3) Proper implementation of lead mitigation and lead abatement methods; and
4) Using work practices that:
A) Ensure the safety of the workers involved in the lead mitigation and lead abatement activities;
B) Ensure the safety of the occupants of the regulated facility; and
C) Control dust produced during mitigation or abatement of lead-bearing surfaces or coatings.
b) The lead abatement worker shall possess a valid and current Department-issued license while on-site at any lead mitigation or lead abatement project.
c) Licensed lead abatement workers shall conduct lead mitigation and lead abatement activities only while employed by a licensed lead abatement contractor and only while a licensed lead abatement supervisor is on site.
(Source: Amended at 43 Ill. Reg. 2440, effective February 8, 2019)