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Slide 19


    Title: OSHA Requirements for Emergency Response and Preparedness in Construction Industry 29 CFR 1926
    Type: Text and Image Slide
    Content: Additional Requirements for Specific Workplaces/Operations
    - 29 CFR 1926.800: Underground construction


    • Develop and maintain a check-in/check-out procedure
    • Provide means to summon emergency assistance
    • Ensure monitoring is performed
    • Select, provide, and make available approved self-rescuers

    • Instruct employees on fire prevention and emergency procedures
    • Ensure rescue teams are familiar with jobsite conditions
    • Qualify rescue team members at least annually
    [Includes image of a highway under construction]