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Guidance on Safety in Concrete Pumping - Health and Safety ...

Health and Safety Authority Guidance on Safety in Concrete Pumping 5 Cy an 100 Magenta 76 Ye llow 0 Black 27 2.0 Definitions (Cont’d) 2.17 Receiving Hopper: The area into which the mixed concrete is discharged prior to being pumped into position. 2.18 Remote Control Box: A portable control panel which is connected to the concrete pump by a wired

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Guidance on Safety in Concrete Pumping - Health and Safety ...

Guidance on Safety in Concrete Pumping. This guidance has been prepared by the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) in consultation with the Construction Safety Partnership Advisory Committee (CSPAC), an advisory committee to the Board of the HSA. Year : 2018. Download:

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Health and safety during concrete pumping WorkSafe

Sep 12, 2017  Concrete pumping health and safety guidelines. This guidance provides practical advice about the safe operation and maintenance of concrete pumping equipment and the environment this equipment is used in. There is also a range of other information available such as diagrams of hand signals and templates: While this guidance has not been updated ...

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Concrete Pumping Health and Safety Guidelines

The construction and concrete pumping industries must be aware of the obligations to prevent harm to employees, contractors and others under the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 (the Act) and its regulations. These guidelines provide practical advice about the safe operation and maintenance of concrete pumping equipment.

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Guide to managing risk in construction: Concrete

Nov 15, 2021  Past versions. Concrete pumping can pose many serious health and safety risks. This guide provides practical information to persons conducting a business or undertaking and others on how to manage the risks of concrete pumping.

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Concrete NZ Issues Concrete Pumping Health Safety ...

Oct 01, 2020  Concrete NZ Issues Concrete Pumping Health Safety Guidance. Thursday, 1 October 2020, 6:49 pm. Press Release: Concrete NZ. The Concrete New Zealand (NZ) Readymix Sector Group has issued an ...

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Health and Safety Guidance notes regarding the use of a ...

Health and Safety Guidance notes regarding the use of a concrete pump Issue 1 Author GH OGDEN Issue Date 30/04/2013 Wright Minimix Ltd Major risks to health and safety when using a concrete pump When ordering a concrete pump a proper risk assessment should be made by the site management ...

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Concrete pumping WorkSafe.qld.gov.au

Concrete pumping. Concrete pipelines, pipe clamps, anchor brackets and pipe movement. Compliance plates, booms, outriggers, repairs, replacements, registered professional engineers, defects, log books, records, testing pipes and other equipment. Reducing the effects of noise and fumes. 'Hose whip' describes uncontrolled and rapid motion of the ...

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Safe Use of Concrete Pumps - Technic Concrete

concrete pumping operations are planned, supervised and carried out safely. This guidance has been prepared by a Working Group representing all parts of the industry, including the Health and Safety Executive,to provide clarity on the safe use

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how planning and preparation can ensure concrete pumping operations are performed safely; how WorkSafe inspectors check that employers and self-employed people comply with their occupational health and safety (OHS) duties, including preparing a safe work method statement (SWMS) for high risk construction work and using a hierarchy of control to ...

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SAFETY PROCEDURES - American Concrete Pumping

Operating and maintaining a concrete pump requires a serious commitment to safety and a clear strategy for the day’s work. WARNING Multiple hazards. ARRIVE ON TIME so you don’t need to rush and take shortcuts. A safe and successful day begins when you arrive at work on time, rested and with a clear head. WARNING Entanglement hazard.

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Concrete NZ Issues Concrete Pumping Health Safety ...

Oct 01, 2020  Concrete NZ Issues Concrete Pumping Health Safety Guidance. Thursday, 1 October 2020, 6:49 pm. Press Release: Concrete NZ. The Concrete New Zealand (NZ) Readymix Sector Group has issued an ...

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Health and Safety Guidance notes regarding the use of a ...

Health and Safety Guidance notes regarding the use of a concrete pump Issue 1 Author GH OGDEN Issue Date 30/04/2013 Wright Minimix Ltd Major risks to health and safety when using a concrete pump When ordering a concrete pump a proper risk assessment should be made by the site management ...

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Industry standard: Concrete pumping - WorkSafe

This document explains the industry standards to operate, maintain and dispose of concrete pumping equipment. Use this document to establish and maintain a safe working environment when using concrete pumping. It explains: how occupational health and safety (OHS) duties apply to the concrete pumping industry, including how to manage hazards.

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Concrete NZ Readymix Sector Group Issues Pumping Health ...

Aug 06, 2020  Concrete New Zealand’s (NZ) Readymix Sector Group has urged ready mixed concrete producer member to no longer accept blow and pump back from concrete pumps into their concrete truck mixing bowls by issuing a Safety Alert - Blow-Back Pump-Back.. Richard Sands, Chair of Concrete NZ Readymix Sector Group, believes the procedure poses

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Safety Tips: 6 Concrete Construction Hazards eSUB

Jul 28, 2020  Concrete Construction Hazards Falls From Elevated Platforms. We mentioned that falls were the most common construction site accidents overall and they pose an acute risk in terms of concrete safety hazards as well. These accidents contribute to over $12 billion in healthcare in disability costs to employers in the country and represent 15% of all accidental

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Concrete placing equipment operations: Fact sheet ...

Concrete placing equipment operations: Fact sheet. This fact sheet reminds operators of concrete placing equipment and persons involved in concrete placing activities of their duties and provides guidance on managing risks. Several incidents involving concrete placing equipment have occurred during recent years. These incidents include:

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Guide to managing risk in construction: Prefabricated Concrete

Guidance material Managing risk in construction: Prefabricated Concrete Page 6 of 40 2. Duties under WHS laws 2.1. Who has health and safety duties at the

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Cement - HSE: Information about health and safety at work

Cement based products, like concrete or mortar, can cause serious skin problems such as dermatitis and burns. This page tells you how to control these risks and why. What you must do. The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations says

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CPA Generic Guidance Construction Plant-hire Association

CPA Safety Instruction Leaflets Request Form. These are a set of safety-based instruction leaflets on a limited range of plant, tools and equipment, aimed primarily at the small plant and tools sector but due to amendments of regulations and changes in working practices means that a number of the leaflets originally available for larger plant or high risk activities have been

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Guidance materials Safe Work Australia

Concrete pumping can pose many serious health and safety risks. AgVet chemicals policy statement This policy statement outlines labelling requirements for agricultural and veterinary (AgVet) chemicals under the model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations.

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Health Safety Publications Construction Plant-hire ...

The CPA produces a wide range of safety-related publications and guidance material which are listed in the CPA Safety Publications brochure, which can be download through the link below. All listed CPA publications are free to download.

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Construction WorkSafe.qld.gov.au

Jun 22, 2021  Health and safety guidance and resources for businesses that offer construction, installation and renovation services or maintain and repair buildings and other structures. Popular links Popular links. Codes of practice; ... Concrete pumping plant issues

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Workplace Health and Safety Guideline - Management of ...

Workplace Health Safety - Management of Respirable Crystalline Silica in Quarries. CCAA with the support of its members has developed the 'Workplace Health Safety Guideline - Management of Respirable Crystalline Silica in Quarries'. The purpose of this document is to provide guidance to quarry operators regarding the appropriate assessment and control of

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Concrete Pump Hazards Safety - Concrete Network

Hoses are manufactured for specific applications, and using the proper hose for the proper application is paramount for safety on the concrete pumping site. Here are a couple pointers: Hose designated as a discharge type should be used only at point of placement for discharge. Rule of thumb: Never use a discharge hose in less than a 24-inch radius.

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Health and Safety Guidance notes regarding the use of a ...

Health and Safety Guidance notes regarding the use of a concrete pump Issue 1 Author GH OGDEN Issue Date 30/04/2013 Wright Minimix Ltd Major risks to health and safety when using a concrete pump When ordering a concrete pump a proper risk assessment should be made by the site management ...

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Concrete Pumping Guidance Construction Plant-hire ...

Concrete Pump Guidance. This safe use of concrete pumps guidance has been prepared by a Working Group representing all parts of the industry, including the Health and Safety Executive, to provide clarity on the safe use of concrete pumps; including planning, role of personnel, training and familiarization of personnel, safe use, maintenance, inspection and thorough

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Concrete Construction Safety OSHA Safety Manuals

Dec 27, 2016  Concrete Construction Safety. Concrete is a versatile and strong material for construction. Concrete workers are just as versatile when performing excavations, carpentry, metalworking, pouring, and smoothing to create concrete structures. Pay attention to the variety of hazards while you work with concrete.

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Holcim Concrete Pumping Handbook

risks. Where concrete pumping is outsourced, it is particularly important to understand that Holcim remains responsible for managing the safety of the pumping service. The Contractor Safety Management directive is also applicable to outsourced pumping and the procurement aspects relating the contractual terms and conditions are particularly

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Safety Tips: 6 Concrete Construction Hazards eSUB

Jul 28, 2020  Concrete Construction Hazards Falls From Elevated Platforms. We mentioned that falls were the most common construction site accidents overall and they pose an acute risk in terms of concrete safety hazards as well. These accidents contribute to over $12 billion in healthcare in disability costs to employers in the country and represent 15% of all accidental

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Occupational Safety and Health Administration

May 02, 2013  1926.20(b)(4) [1926 Subpart C, General Safety and Health Provisions] - "The employer shall permit only those employees qualified by training or experience to operate equipment and machinery." This applies to operating the truck, outriggers, and concrete pumping system components.

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Grease Trap Hazards - Occupational Safety and Health ...

employers to comply with safety and health standards and regulations promulgated by OSHA or by a state with an OSHA-approved state plan. In addition, the Act’s General Duty Clause, Section 5(a)(1), requires employers to provide their employees with a workplace free from recognized hazards likely to cause death or serious physical harm.

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Creating safe work WorkSafe.qld.gov.au

Safety roles and duties. Work groups, health and safety representatives and health and safety committees have an essential role to play in workplace health and safety. Learn more; Safety leadership and culture. To develop a positive safety culture in your business, you need to show strong safety leadership. Learn more; Training and supervision

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Safety Leadership at Work WorkSafe.qld.gov.au

Safety Leadership at Work. The Safety Leadership at Work Program is designed to improve safety culture and contribute to reducing work-related injuries and fatalities in Queensland workplaces. Through the program, safety leaders at all levels have the opportunity to learn from others, develop their safety leadership skills and build a positive ...

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Concrete pumpers - WorkSafeBC

Dec 01, 2021  Concrete pumpers. Concrete pumpers present a number of risks to workers, including hose whips, falls, and contact with power lines. See the following resources and links for information on working safely with and around concrete pumpers.

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Hose whip on concrete pumps SafeWork SA

Hose whipping is a serious risk associated with operating a concrete pump. 'Hose whip' describes the uncontrolled and rapid motion of the flexible rubber hose on the end of a concrete placement boom or other concrete delivery line. Workers may sustain an injury and sometimes death either by being struck by the whipping hose or by being knocked ...

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Concreting - WorkSafe

Construction safety focus: Mobile concrete boom pump safety Information about: Emergency procedures for risk of engulfment in construction work Skewed panel braces can be dangerous Preparing to pour a driveway Shotcreting of retaining walls for excavations Reducing the need to manually handle concrete blocks: Hazard solution ...

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Concrete - Non-metallic minerals - HSE

Concrete. The main causes of injury are: Injured while handling, lifting or carrying. Slipping, tripping or falling on the same level. Hit by moving, flying or falling object. Falls from a height. The main causes of occupational ill health are: Musculoskeletal

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