What is the maximum distance between two adjacent accesses in a long excavation?
A ladder must be present within 25feet, of employees working in excavation.
In open excavation – At least every 30m on the perimeter, if less than 1.2m deep
- At every 7.5m on the perimeter, if more than 1.2m deep
When is an excavation considered as a confined space?
If depth is more than 1.2m