Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: How do I know if a space is a confined space?
Q: What is the definition of a confined space?
Q: What makes a confined space a "permit" confined space?
Q: Is fall protection required when working on a ladder?
Q: What is the "belt-buckle rule?"
Q: What is the definition of a "competent person" for fall protection
Q: Where can I find a list of "competent persons?"
A: A competent person is one who is capable of identifying existing and predictable hazards in the surroundings, or working conditions which are unsanitary, hazardous, or dangerous to employees, and who has authorization to take prompt corrective measures to eliminate them.6 A designated SLAC fall protection competent person has completed required training and has appropriate experience
Hoisting & Rigging
Job Hazard Analysis
Lock and Tag
Excerpt from the SLAC Lock and Tag Program for the Control of Hazardous Energy
4.4 Energy Control Procedure Selection
When ALL of the following elements exist:
Machine Tools / Equipment Usage
MFD Safety Office
New / Departing Employees
Personal Protective Equipment
Q: How often can I get reimbursed for safety Glasses?
Q: How often can I get reimbursed for safety shoes?
Q: How can I tell if my glasses are ANZI compliant.
Q: Where can I get side shields for my eyeglasses?
Q: Can contractors be reimbursed for safety shoes