Window-Cleaning Equipment, Resolution of Safety Approval



Labor, Department of State
Techniques and equipment used to clean windows must be approved by the New York State Department of Labor. A separate application is required for each platform or device at the same building. Applicants are strongly encouraged to meet with Engineering Service Unit representatives prior to designing, purchasing and installing window cleaning equipment.

Contact the NYS Department of Labor for more information.

NYS Department of Labor
Engineering Services Unit
State Office Building Campus, Building 12
Albany, NY 12240
Phone: (518) 457-1536
Fax: (518) 457-1301

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