Elevated Work Platforms and Scaffolding Job Site Safety Manual

Elevated Work Platforms and Scaffolding
By:McCann, Michael; Burkart, Matthew; Paine, Daniel;
Pub Date:March 24th 2004
Format:Hardback 543 pages
ISBN:0071414932 / 9780071414937
Your Price:$119.00 ADD TO CART
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* The only comprehensive resource on how to safely assemble and operate elevated scaffolds and work platforms on the job site--with 150 illustrations, tip boxes, and checkliss
* Includes references to OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Adminstration) standards and regulations, inspection requirements, erection techniques, safety guidelines and disassembly instructions, and typical malfunctions


Table of contents

PREFACE

INTRODUCTION

Part I

Chapter 1: OSHA Regulations and Industry Standards

Chapter 2: Accidents, Injuries, and Fatality Statistics

Chapter 3: Selection & Use

Chapter 4: Training

Chapter 5: Supported Scaffolds -- Materials and Methods

Chapter 6: Fall Protection During Erection and Use of Scaffolds

Chapter 7: Electrocution on Scaffolds

Chapter 8: Emergency Response and Rescue

Part II: Supported Scaffolds

Chapter 9: Tubular-Frame Scaffolds -- Mason's Frames

Chapter 10: Tube and Coupler Scaffolding

Chapter 11: Wood Pole Scaffolds

Chapter 12: Pump Jack Scaffolds and Ladder Jack Scaffolds

Chapter 13: Job-Manufactured Scaffolds and Form Scaffolds

Part III: Suspended Scaffolds -- General Information

Chapter 14: Single-Point and Two-Point Suspension Scaffolds

Chapter 15: Multiple Point Suspension Scaffolds

Chapter 16: Adjustable Multi-Point Suspension Scaffolds

Chapter 17: Outrigger Type Scaffolding

Chapter 18: Manually Propelled Rolling Towers

Chapter 19: Aerial Work Platforms

Chapter 20: Stairways

Chapter 21: Ladders

APPENDIX A: GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SCAFFOLDING

APPENDIX B: SAFETY STANDARDS FOR AERIAL LIFTS

APPENDIX C: SAFETY STANDARDS FOR SPECIFIC SCAFFOLDS

APPENDIX D: SCAFFOLD CONSTRUCTION

APPENDIX E: SCAFFOLD HAZARDS

APPENDIX F: SCAFFOLD SPECIFICATIONS

APPENDIX G: SCAFFOLD SHORING AND FORMING INSTITUTE

APPENDIX H: MOST FREQUENT CITATIONS

APPENDIX I: CALCULATING SCAFFOLD PLANKS

APPENDIX J: OSHA-APPROVED SAFETY AND HEALTH PLANS

APPENDIX K: MULTIEMPLOYER DIRECTIVE

APPENDIX L: OSHA REGIONAL OFFICES

APPENDIX M: GLOSSARY


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