DID YOU KNOW?
More than 60% of confined space fatalities occur among would-be rescuers*
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*Source: DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 86-110
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A well-designed and properly executed rescue plan is a must
With particular emphasis on appropriate monitoring and personal protective equipment selection, "Closing In On Confined Spaces" presents basic information to be used as a guideline to develop confined space work programs.
- What constitutes confined space?
- What hazards can be found in confined spaces?
- How those hazards can impact workers?
- What should be done to protect workers functioning in confined space?
- What confined space application equipment should be in place?
- Need Confined Space Solutions? MSA Personal Protection Equipment
- Construction - OSHA 1926.1200 Confined Spaces in Construction: What to Expect from the New Standard - Effective October 2nd, 2015
- Construction - MSA Safety Solutions for the Construction Industry
- Wastewater - Confined Spaces in the Water Industry - Are Your Workers Safe?
- Wastewater - Confined Space Entry - Solutions for Wastewater Workers
- Airline - MSA Gas Detection System - Wing Fuel Tank Monitoring System
- Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) - Confined Spaces - August 2015
- Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) - The ABCs of Personal Fall Arrest Systems - July 2015
- Safe Work Australia - Confined Spaces - February 2014
- Workplace Health & Safety Regulations 2011 - Explanatory Statement
- Work Health and Safety Regulations 2011 - Select Legislative Instrument 2011 No. 262 - December 2011
- Safety Solutions - A 'close shave' in New Zealand - confined spaces and CO2 - May 2011
- Herald Sun - Man trapped in hole at Yering for more than two hours winched to safety - July 2015
- Canberra Times - Man airlifted after falling down well in Bungendore - June 2015
- Skynews - Winter cold brings tragedy to NSW town - June 2015
- Australian Broadcasting Corporation - Man rescued after being trapped in underground grain silo for eight hours - August 2014
- Country Fire Authority - Heroic confined space rescue - December 2013
- Australian Government - Fatality on board the livestock carrier Zebu Express - July 1991