Most Frequently Cited  Construction Standards Federal OSHA – FY 2009 OSHA Region V February 2010
#1 1926.501 (b)(13) <ul><li>Most the falls are those with no slide guards </li></ul><ul><li>Workers can slip on shingle or...
Shingling Abatement <ul><li>Slide guards used when: </li></ul><ul><li>Roof Slope 8/12 or less </li></ul><ul><li>Eaves to l...
Roof Sheathing <ul><li>Conventional Fall Protection or Alternative Fall Protection requiring: </li></ul><ul><li>Monitor </...
Sheathing Abatement <ul><li>Conventional Fall Protection used </li></ul>Slideguards used on the roofs.
Top Plate <ul><li>The worker has to get on the top plate to give leverage and assist the center man with the large truss. ...
Floor Openings <ul><li>Many falls through openings were stair openings </li></ul>Violation: Floor opening with no guardrai...
Floor Opening Abatement Violation: 4' x 8' sheets of plywood covering a stairway opening to the basement of a house. Only ...
#2 1926.501(b)(1) <ul><li>No midrails on the commercial building. </li></ul><ul><li>Found quite a bit at elevator shafts, ...
#3 1926.503(a)(1) <ul><li>This is a program requirement. Many use job safety analysis to determine potential hazards faced...
#4 1926.100(a) <ul><li>No Hard Hats  </li></ul><ul><li>When working around the bucket of a back hoe, hard hats should be w...
#5 1926.1053(b)(1) <ul><li>Ladder not extending over the edge 3 feet </li></ul>
#6 1926.453(b)(2)(v) <ul><li>No Fall Protection in aerial lifts. </li></ul><ul><li>Worker in photo is wearing a full body ...
#7 1926.451 (g)(1) <ul><li>No guard rails on scaffolds.  </li></ul><ul><li>Often ends are not protected. </li></ul><ul><li...
#8 1926.451 (e)(1) <ul><li>Unsafe Access to scaffold. </li></ul><ul><li>No using the cross bracing to climb.  </li></ul><u...
#9 1926.451(b)(1) <ul><li>Scaffolds not fully planked. </li></ul>
#10 1926.454(a) <ul><li>Scaffold Training </li></ul>
Next five <ul><li>1926.102(a)(1) – eye protection </li></ul><ul><li>1926.20(b)(1) – safety programs </li></ul><ul><li>1926...
Resources <ul><li>www.osha.gov </li></ul><ul><li>Compliance Assistance Specialists in OSHA offices </li></ul><ul><li>On-si...
 
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    1. 1. Most Frequently Cited Construction Standards Federal OSHA – FY 2009 OSHA Region V February 2010
    2. 2. #1 1926.501 (b)(13) <ul><li>Most the falls are those with no slide guards </li></ul><ul><li>Workers can slip on shingle or felt to start slipping </li></ul>No slide protection used
    3. 3. Shingling Abatement <ul><li>Slide guards used when: </li></ul><ul><li>Roof Slope 8/12 or less </li></ul><ul><li>Eaves to lower level is 25 feet or less </li></ul><ul><li>Otherwise Convention Fall protection must be used </li></ul><ul><li>Must be through each truss with a 16p nail </li></ul><ul><li>A 2x4 nailed flat is not acceptable </li></ul>Example of slide guard.
    4. 4. Roof Sheathing <ul><li>Conventional Fall Protection or Alternative Fall Protection requiring: </li></ul><ul><li>Monitor </li></ul><ul><li>CAZ </li></ul><ul><li>Slideguard </li></ul><ul><li>Training </li></ul>No slide guards used
    5. 5. Sheathing Abatement <ul><li>Conventional Fall Protection used </li></ul>Slideguards used on the roofs.
    6. 6. Top Plate <ul><li>The worker has to get on the top plate to give leverage and assist the center man with the large truss. </li></ul><ul><li>The interim protection rules, NAHB, RCEC, and carpenters all state that it is a violation, however, many contractors still think it is ok. </li></ul>
    7. 7. Floor Openings <ul><li>Many falls through openings were stair openings </li></ul>Violation: Floor opening with no guardrails.
    8. 8. Floor Opening Abatement Violation: 4' x 8' sheets of plywood covering a stairway opening to the basement of a house. Only four nails hold the two covers. The cover is not marked. No Violation: Guardrails used
    9. 9. #2 1926.501(b)(1) <ul><li>No midrails on the commercial building. </li></ul><ul><li>Found quite a bit at elevator shafts, and stairwells also. </li></ul>
    10. 10. #3 1926.503(a)(1) <ul><li>This is a program requirement. Many use job safety analysis to determine potential hazards faced in construction. </li></ul>
    11. 11. #4 1926.100(a) <ul><li>No Hard Hats </li></ul><ul><li>When working around the bucket of a back hoe, hard hats should be worn. </li></ul>
    12. 12. #5 1926.1053(b)(1) <ul><li>Ladder not extending over the edge 3 feet </li></ul>
    13. 13. #6 1926.453(b)(2)(v) <ul><li>No Fall Protection in aerial lifts. </li></ul><ul><li>Worker in photo is wearing a full body harness for fall arrest. </li></ul>
    14. 14. #7 1926.451 (g)(1) <ul><li>No guard rails on scaffolds. </li></ul><ul><li>Often ends are not protected. </li></ul><ul><li>The Cross bracing may serve as ONE of the rails only if it meets certain height criteria. </li></ul>
    15. 15. #8 1926.451 (e)(1) <ul><li>Unsafe Access to scaffold. </li></ul><ul><li>No using the cross bracing to climb. </li></ul><ul><li>Have a maximum spacing between rungs of 16 3/4 inches </li></ul>
    16. 16. #9 1926.451(b)(1) <ul><li>Scaffolds not fully planked. </li></ul>
    17. 17. #10 1926.454(a) <ul><li>Scaffold Training </li></ul>
    18. 18. Next five <ul><li>1926.102(a)(1) – eye protection </li></ul><ul><li>1926.20(b)(1) – safety programs </li></ul><ul><li>1926.21(b)(2) – Training </li></ul><ul><li>1926.652(a)(1) – cave-in protection </li></ul><ul><li>1926.652(a)(1) No cave-in protection trench </li></ul>
    19. 19. Resources <ul><li>www.osha.gov </li></ul><ul><li>Compliance Assistance Specialists in OSHA offices </li></ul><ul><li>On-site Consultation </li></ul><ul><li>Quick Takes http://www.osha.gov/as/opa/quicktakes </li></ul><ul><li>Comments or Corrections go to John Newquist </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] or 312-353-5977 </li></ul>

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