Items Tagged with 'Confined spaces in construction'

ARTICLES

Attendant and entrant squawk talk

Do all confined spaces require electronic equipment for effective communication between the attendant and entrants?
Do all confined spaces require electronic equipment for effective communication between the attendant and entrants?
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CONFINED SPACES

Close quarters

The hazards of confined spaces
OSHA statistics show that approximately 90 workers die from confined space-related incidents every year. One expert says these incidents continue to occur because many workers and employers don't know what confined spaces actually are, the dangers that lurk inside, and the safeguards that need to be in place.
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OSHA'S REGULATORY AGENDA

Regulatory agenda: Silica, I2P2 rules expected soon

Washington – OSHA expects to issue highly anticipated proposed rules for its Silica and Injury and Illness Prevention Program standards within the next few months, according to the Spring Regulatory Agenda, published July 3.
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