Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Slide 12

Slide 12


    Title: Alternative Methods Allowed Under 1926.501(b)
    Type: Text Slide

    • 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.
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    Speaker Notes:

    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.
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