While our previous post in this series focused on the new requirement for ladder safety systems, this post discusses some additional requirements that affect ladder use and design. 337 more words
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In this installment of our blog series, we’re focusing on new OSHA regulations related to fall protection for fixed ladders.
It’s important to note that the final rule phases out the use of cages and wells as fall protection devices on fixed ladders that extend more than 24 feet. 224 more words
This post in our blog series on new OSHA fall protection regulation focuses on common questions related to fall protection anchorages.
Most questions on this topic stem directly from the language below from 29 CFR 1910.27(b)(1)(i): 404 more words
Many organizations have struggled to interpret some of the new requirements outlined in OSHA’s update to the General Industry Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Fall Protection Equipment Standards (29 CFR part 1910, Subparts D&I). 519 more words