Rooftop Maintenance Activities and Fall Protection Considerations. April 2009. One small disclaimer. This presentation focuses on fall hazard considerations for: maintenance activity on “flat” roofs. Does a fall hazard exist?.
Rooftop Maintenance Activitiesand Fall Protection Considerations
This presentation focuses on fall hazard considerations for:
Planks over dead wall space
1. Elimination or substitution;
2. Passive fall protection;
3. Fall restraint;
4. Fall arrest;
5. Administrative controls
Construction web camera, 18-24 months.
How do you protect employees at A (2 ft from edge) and at B (20 ft from edge)?
Any problem here?
Note also unit in background, upper right.
Are these serviced with articulating lift? Or from the roof?
Low slope on loose ballast stone.
Equipment on flat portion.
Gutters that need cleaning.
University of Wisconsin System Administration
Office of Safety and Loss Prevention