FIXED LADDER SAFETY REVIEW. JAC Safety Committee Meeting #36 Ian Wheeler October 26, 1999. Background. Staff observations and cursory surveys prior to September 1999 prompted a more comprehensive review of the fixed ladders in the UKIRT, JCMT, and Hilo facilities.
JAC Safety Committee
October 26, 1999
“The minimum standards for safety will be those laid down by the State of Hawaii Occupational Safety and Health standards. The JAC is also required to comply not only with the state standards but, where the requirements are more stringent, and where it is reasonably practicable with UK standards encompassed by the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974”.
1. Complete an individual risk assessment for
2. Complete a general risk assessment based on
non-compliance with standards.
Ukirt South/North Column Access Ladders
JCMT Control Room Roof Access Ladder
JCMT Outside Carousel Escape Ladder