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Slide 73

Slide 73


TEXT VERSION OF SLIDE:

  • Title: Fall Protection Plan 1926.502(k)
  • Type: Text Slide
  • Content:
  • Shall be maintained on the site - 1926.502(k)(3).
  • Shall be implemented under the supervision of a competent person - 1926.502(k)(4).
    • "Competent Person" means one who is capable of identifying existing and predictable hazards in the surroundings or working conditions which are unsanitary, hazardous, or dangerous to employees, and who has authorization to take prompt corrective measures to eliminate them - 1926.32(f). (This could be the owner, supervisor, etc.).
  • Shall include documentation of reasons why conventional fall protection systems are infeasible or create a greater hazard - 1926.502(k)(5).
  • Shall include a written discussion of the alternative work practices to be used that will eliminate or reduce the possibility of a fall - 1926.502(k)(6).

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Speaker Notes:

  • Must be maintained on the site; ... and be
  • Implemented under the supervision of a competent person - ("Competent person" means one who is capable of identifying existing and predictable hazards in the surroundings or working conditions which are unsanitary, hazardous, or dangerous to employees, and who has authorization to take prompt corrective measures to eliminate them).
  • The plan must also document why conventional systems are infeasible or create a greater hazard.
  • and it must include a written discussion of the alternative work practices that eliminate or reduce the possibility of a fall.
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