Hazard Related Topics
From within a structure there can be a number of open voids created during the construction process. These may relate to lift shafts, stair wells and roof access points. Where a Project includes open voids and access shafts, either existing or constructed, protective barriers or guard rails are required together with toe boards.
- Points of access to lower levels and need for safety barriers.
Internal Roof Space
Where a project includes open excavation / use of access shafts, either existing or constructed, protective barriers or guard rails, including toe boards, are required at points of access that lead to below-ground level.
- Points of access to below-ground level.
- Confined Spaces