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TEXT VERSION OF SLIDE:
Title: Alternative Methods Allowed Under 1926.501(b)
Type: Text Slide
At the bottom left is slide number 12.
- 1926.501(b)(8)(i) - Equipment guards can be used to prevent workers from falling into dangerous equipment.
- 1926.501(b)(10) - A combination of a warning line system and safety monitoring system can be used for roffing work on low-slope (4:12 or less) roofs. Or, on roofs 50-feet (15.25 m) or less in width, the use of a safety monitoring system without a warning line system is permitted.
At the bottom right is OSHA's logo.
If an employer can use one of these methods for the specified process, they can do so without developing a site specific fall protection plan.