CONFINED SPACES

OBTAIN AUTHORISATION BEFORE ENTERING A CONFINED SPACE

 

YOU MUST...

 

Identify that work is classified as confined space.

Confirm with the supervisor or the person in charge of the work that it is safe to start work.

Confirm with the safety observer that you can enter a confined space.

Follow the requirements of the confined space work permit.

SAFETY OBSERVERS MUST...

Approve and control access to a confined space.

Have means of communication with people in the confined space.

Ensure all workers are aware of the associated hazards and controls before entering the
confined space.

Ensure workers receive the appropriate training to wear and use protective equipment required.

Ensure emergency rescue plan is in place.

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