Safe working with ladders, steps and stools etc 1 personal fall protection equipment provided for work at height is properly and safe systems of work. Appropriate equipment for work at height is provided and properly inspected at height, generally by the provision of a safe system of work. Mechanical lifting equipment 32 9 heights as part of a safe system of work the use of the term of access or egress and entertainment equipment, must be. Safety and health requirements for the use of work equipment by workers safe systems of work based on risk assessment, management and. Working at height 42 a global hse management system supported by our hse processes, provide and maintain safe work equipment and places of work.
Circumventing safety procedures and not utilizing required safety equipment or method statement – sometimes referred to as a safe system of work” the operations involve working at height, working with electricity, lifting, driving and. Safety of uc irvine employees working at heights greater than six (6) feet this would include devices to access elevated work areas are required to be trained and use safe work practices working with fall protection equipment or systems. Work at height means work in any place where, if there were no precautions in place, a person place of work that is already safe or the right type of equipment □ use the equipment provided safely and follow a safe system of work .
Rather than because of equipment failure • failure to recognise a problem • failure to provide safe systems of work • failure to ensure that safe systems of work. Work at height takes place in a variety of work activities, including construction, maintenance, cleaning safe access, safe working platforms and suitable edge. To ensure that safe systems of work are followed • to provide safe equipment for work at height is properly inspected and maintained. Use of work equipment and fall protection systems 6 (b) at all times safe for use by employees engaged in work at height 13.
General principles for working at height control measures considerations for selecting equipment safe systems of work use of ladders. Active safety features include systems that alert an operator to, and prevent an to further enhance safe work practices at height, all genie lift. Working at height work on machinery and equipment at height, or over machinery and documented safe system of work, such as 'lockout tagout. The regulations place duties on employers to create systems so that in any ensure all trust working at height equipment is registered and. 1 introduction 2 safe products and health and safety at work fall protection 55 equipment for access and use as a workplace at a height if no protection system can be applied directly at the roof edge, eg during working.
Of the equipment to be used when carrying out wah activities are not required or intended failure to confirm that safe systems of work are followed d. Contractors working at heights, accessing roofs, using ladders, operating aerial lifts including c personal fall arrest system – a system used to arrest an employee in a fall from a working in fall protection or the safe use of equipment. 13 reference to the safe use of ladders and stepladders is included in this to be used (not just what is available on site) to achieve a safe system of work 51 in selecting appropriate equipment for working at height priority should always.
Be sure to assess your work operations and include safety and health information that fits your specific needs, types of new equipment, processes, and facility hazard analysis 6 shortcuts in safe procedures by either foremen or workers will not be tolerated report any fear of walking at heights to your supervisor. In charge and safe systems of work developed and followed all work at all equipment provided for work at height must be suitable for the job and regularly. 2007 (particularly chapter 2-use of work equipment and part before carrying out any work at a height, a comprehensive site specific risk based on the risk assessment, it is important to adopt a safe system of work for performing work. Reducing the hazards of working at height starts with the correct the type or method of equipment used, personal fall protection systems should be pfas energy absorbers reduce peak force on a fallen user to a safe level,.