Confined Space Entry

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Jan 22, 2017
OR-OSHA Confined Spaces Topic Page

http://osha.oregon.gov/Pages/topics/confined-spaces.aspx

This page provides easy access to all OR-OSHA documents relating to confined spaces, including Hazard Alerts, Letters of Interpretation, Program Directives, Publications, Rules Self-Inspection Checklists and Videos for checkout

Source: Oregon OSHA

Feb 01, 2016
Oregon OSHA Fact Sheet: Confined Spaces - crawl spaces and attics (PDF)

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/factsheets/fs65.pdf

Clarifies some of the confined space requirements of crawlspaces and attics.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Jul 01, 2015
Confined Spaces in Construction - New OSHA Regulation webpage

https://www.osha.gov/confinedspaces/index.html

This federal OSHA standard will be effective on August 3, 2015.

Source: OSHA

Mar 01, 2010
Seven Key Lessons to Prevent Worker Deaths During Hot Work In and Around Tanks (PDF)

http://www.csb.gov/seven-key-lessons-to-prevent-worker-deaths-during-hot-work-in-and-around-tanks/

This U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board February 2010 release addresses how effective hazard assessment and use of combustible gas monitoring can save lives.

Source: CSB

Mar 01, 2006
OR-OSHA Confined Spaces Topic Page

http://osha.oregon.gov/Pages/topics/confined-spaces.aspx

This page provides easy access to all OR-OSHA documents relating to confined spaces, including Hazard Alerts, Letters of Interpretation, Program Directives, Publications, Rules Self-Inspection Checklists and Videos for checkout.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Jun 01, 2005
Common Mistakes in Confined Space Monitoring

http://ehstoday.com/safety/confined-spaces/ehs_imp_37605

A confined space is no place to "learn as you go." Learn how to avoid these potentially deadly errors in the work world's most dangerous spaces.

Source: Occupational Hazards

Jan 01, 2005
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Traumatic Occupational Injuries – Confined Spaces

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/confinedspace/

This site provides links to NIOSH publications and links on confined space entry.

Source: NIOSH