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TEXT VERSION OF SLIDE:
Title: Significant Changes in the Residential Fall Protection Policy
Type: Text Slide
At the bottom left is slide number 71.
- Under 1926.502(k) the fall protection plan:
-Must be written.
-Must be site-specific.
- A written fall protection plan developed for repetitive use, e.g., for a particular style or model of home, will be considered site-specific with respect to a particular site only if it fully addressess all issues related to fall protection at that site. Therefore, a standardized plan will have to be reviewed, and revised as necessary, on a site by site basis.
At the bottom right is OSHA's logo.
Employers must ensure the plan meets the requirements of 29 CFR 1926.501(b)(13) and 1926.502(k).
Under 1926.502(k) the plan:
- Must be written and be site specific.
- A Plan developed for repetitive use with a particular style home, must be reviewed to ensure it fully addresses all issues related to fall protection on each site it is used on.