OSHA Safety Equipment Education Blog — Confined Space
Two common questions we receive about confined space entry have to do with ventilation. Why do we have to ventilate a confined space? How do we ventilate a confined space properly? We answer both those questions and then some in our latest blog post.
Which confined space entry tripod rescue system is the best? How do I know which one to purchase? We can help. In this post we share the 3 fundamentals of rescue tripod selection. This info will be invaluable to you in your search for the right tripod system to keep your workers safe.
A growing number of contractors are expanding into confined space entry. In this article we provide a overview of most of the issues and equipment involved with safely entering a confined space. We address the basics of OSHA's requirements and the basics of the necessary confined space safety equipment.
Why is it so difficult to pick the right confined space entry contractors kit? How much is too much? Do I really need all this stuff - rescue tripods, blowers, gas detectors? We want to help. In this post, we go over the differences between confined space kits. We give you the info you need so you can make more informed choices.
We have a great resource to help you understand OSHA's Confined Space Construction Standard. It details the confined space entry requirements for the construction industry. Download it and give it a read. Call Major Safety with questions.