Interpretations, Variances, Waivers

RFI – Request for Information (USACE personnel can ask the HQ Safety Office for any information/comment/question they want)

Interpretation (USACE personnel request HQ Safety to interpret/give meaning of a safety regulation and/or standard)

Variance (USACE personnel request HQ Safety to approve or deny a request to modify a safety regulations and/or standards)

Waiver (USACE personnel request HQ Safety to approve or deny a request to not follow/substitute a safety regulations and/or standards)