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Many health and safety challenges are associated with confined spaces. We’re here to help with a comprehensive collection of videos


Fall Protection in Confined Space

Confined spaces often present unseen and unique challenges. Confined spaces are areas that meet all of the following criteria:

 

  • Large enough for workers to enter and perform certain jobs
  • Limited or restricted means for entry or exit
  • Not designed for continuous occupancy

 

 

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No two confined spaces are exactly alike. Type, size and hazards vary greatly, along with different standards, regulations and company policies that can apply to each working environment.

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    Common types of confined spaces

    Safely handling entries and exits starts with identifying your work spaces:

    • Storage tanks
    • Culverts
    • Tunnels
    • Elevator shafts
    • Ductwork
    • Trench box
    • Utility vaults

  • Where they are found

    Working safely in confined spaces is universal, but different industries present their own challenges:

    • Pharmaceutical manufacturing
    • Chemical manufacturing
    • Food and beverage manufacturing
    • Oil and gas
    • Waste water treatment


Developing a Confined Space Plan

Be ready before getting to work, so your team can safely handle all entries and exits.


Confined space videos

Many health and safety challenges are associated with confined spaces. We’re here to help with a comprehensive collection of videos


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