FIVE STAR SAFETY & HEALTH CONSULTANCY. DOLE ACCREDITATION # 1030-082301-0052. WELCOMES YOU TO Construction Safety for Site Safety Officers Training. DOLE ACCREDITATION # 1030-082301-0052. FIVE STAR SAFETY & HEALTH CONSULTANCY. FALL PROTECTION. FALL PROTECTION.
FIVE STAR SAFETY & HEALTH CONSULTANCY DOLE ACCREDITATION # 1030-082301-0052 WELCOMES YOU TOConstruction Safety for Site Safety Officers Training
DOLE ACCREDITATION # 1030-082301-0052 FIVE STAR SAFETY & HEALTH CONSULTANCY FALL PROTECTION
FALL PROTECTION When protection is in place & used correctly., it works. The more you know about Fall Protection in Construction the safer you’ll be. Your life & their life depends on it.
LEGAL RESPONSIBILITIES • Rule 1086 – Safety belts, life lines & safety nets “…workers exposed to possibility of falls shall be secured by safety belts & lifelines.” • Rule 1081 – every employer shall at its own expense furnish his workers with protective equipment
DUTIES OF EMPLOYERS Take every reasonable precaution to protect workers • Create & enforce safe work procedures & policies • Provide safe equipment, devices, materials • Appoint competent supervisors • Provide adequate training to workers
DUTIES OF SUPERVISORS • Advise workers of any existing or potential hazard • Ensure each worker works in safety manner • Ensure workers use PPE & protective devices • Provide appropriate instructions related to safety
DUTIES OF WORKERS • Use prescribed equipment, tools, protective devices • Follow all safe work practices & procedures • Report to supervisors any noted hazards
FALL CONTROLS • Guardrails required if workers is exposed to a fall of 2.4 m (8 ft) or more from any of the following work surfaces: • Floor • Surface of a bridge • Roof while formwork is in place • Scaffold platform, runway, ramp
FALL CONTROLS • Fall Prevention • Proper use of workers access, ladders & scaffolds • Covers over floors & roof openings • Warning barriers • Guardrail system • Travel restraint
FALL ARREST • Full body harness and lanyard • Travel restraint line • Life line • Safety Nets
FALL PROTECTION – AREAS TO CORDON • Ladder • Roof deck • Formwork • Structural steel • Guardrails • Scaffolds
FALL PREVENTION • 3 POINT CONTACT
SUSPENSION SYSTEMS Support & suspend the user while being transported up & down & will not allow free fall.
FULL BODY HARNESS & FALL ARREST SYSTEM • Full body harness • Shock absorber • Locking snap hooks • D – clip • Rope grab
FALL ARREST RESCUE PLANNING Employer is legally required to have in place a written procedure able to rescue a worker involved in a fall arrest. A worker hanging in harness must be rescued & brought to stable surface in 30 minutes.