1 CONFINED SPACE SAFETY CONFINED SPACE ENTRY NON-MARINE FACILITES EM-385 Chapter 34 CONFINED SPACE ENTRY NON- MARINE FACILITIES UFGS OSHA 29 CFR
2 A space that: What is a Confined Space? Is large enough and so configured that an employee can enter bodily and perform work; Has limited or restricted means of entry or exit; Is not designed for continuous worker occupancy. Yep! Just 2 classes Two Classifications for all confined spaces: PERMIT REQUIRED CONFINED SPACE (PRCS) NON-PERMIT REQUIRED CONFINED SPACE (NPRCS)
5 Permit-Required Confined Space A Permit-Required Confined Space is confined space that has one or more of the following characteristics: Contains or has the potential to contain a hazardous atmosphere; Contains a material that has the potential for engulfing an entrant; Has an internal configuration such that an entrant could become trapped or asphyxiated; or Contains any other serious safety or health hazard.
6 Non-Permit-Required Confined Space Pages 1, 2 & 3 have lots of the definitions about confined spaces! Has been Proven to have no potential for any hazardous atmosphere. Has No potential to contain any hazards capable of causing death or serious physical harm.
7 Non-Permit-Required Confined Space EXAMPLE Trench greater than 4 feet deep, with no utility lines & atmosphere tested and LEL readings and O2 level is acceptable & no gas powered equipment in the trench
8 CONFINED SPACE DEFINITIONS Attendant: An individual stationed outside PRCS who monitors the entrants and performs attendants duties assigned in the employers permit space program. Authorized Entrant: an employee who is authorized by the employer to enter a permit required space. Entry Supervisor: person responsible for determining acceptable entry conditions are present, authorizes entry, and oversees entry operations, and terminates entry as required Please keep everyone awake for this class!
9 IMMEDIATELY DANGEROUS TO LIFE OR HEALTH EM IDLH-respiratory hazard an atmosphere that poses an immediate threat to life, would cause irreversible adverse health effects, or would impair an Individual s ability to escape from a dangerous atmosphere. EM 385 IDLH- confined space- any condition that poses an immediate or delayed threat to life or that would cause irreversible adverse health effect or would Interfere with an individual s ability to escape unaided from a permit space (OSHA 29 CFR ) IMMEDIATELY DANGEROUS TO LIFE OR HEALTH Any condition that poses an immediate or delayed threat to life or would cause irreversible adverse health effects, or would interfere with an individual s ability to escape unaided from a permit space.
10 Responsible Person The person directly responsible for the work being performed in the confined space. This can be the Team Leader, Foreman, journeyman, or other person qualified by training and experience. I'm the responsible person here partner!
11 ENTRY (Confined Space) The act by which a person intentionally passes through an opening into a permit required confined space. Any part of the body passing through the opening is considered entry.
12 Confined Space Team Members Entrant Responsibilities To assure that the space has been adequately ventilated, isolated, emptied, or otherwise made safe for entry. To immediately exit a space, without question, upon word of the attendant, no matter what the reason. To follow all safety rules and procedures that apply to the job. To be familiar with the work to be performed and the procedures that apply to the job. To use the appropriate PPE whenever necessary.
13 Entrant Responsibilities SUMMARY: MAJOR RESPONISBILITIES KNOW THE HAZARDS PROPERLY USE THE EQUIPMENT COMMUNICATE WITH ATTENDANT EVACUATE THE PRCS IF NECESSARY OR WHEN DIRECTED
14 Attendant Responsibilities To monitor entrants during the job and during entry & exit to help insure their safety. The attendant may not abandon his post for any reason while personnel are in the space unless relieved by another qualified attendant. To monitor atmospheric conditions in the space prior to and during entry. To control access to the confined space. To summon emergency assistance as needed. To assess hazards in and around the space, and take action on the same. To keep records of confined space work, such as air test results, personnel entry/exit, etc.
15 Supervisor Responsibilities To assure adequate protection is provided to the entrants by verifying adequate lockout/tagout and that all hazards are securely isolated. To support the attendant s authority in controlling access to a confined space. To verify that all personnel have exited prior to closing the space. To assure that all personnel involved are aware of the hazards associated with the space. To assure that rescue services are. available prior to entry NOTE: Supervisor authorizes the entrance to a PRCS
16 Contractor Responsibilities If an injured entrant is exposed to a substance that requires a MSDS or other written information kept at the worksite, the MSDS or written information shall be made available to medical facility treating the exposed entrant. MSDS
17 PRCS TRAINING REQUIREMENTS To establish proficiency in all duties of all employees Before employees are assigned the work Before change in assigned duties If a change in procedures or new hazard discovered Employee demonstrates lack of knowledge ALL TRAINING DOCUMENTED WITH, NAMES & DATES 06.I.07 has the full list
18 SPECIFIC TRAINING REQUIREMENTS ENTRANTS : Methods to communicate with the attendants Means attendant use to notify entrants. Operations of equipment including monitoring and rescue equipment and: Evacuation signals procedures if need to notify the attendant to evacuate if detection of any dangerous condition.
19 SPECIFIC TRAINING REQUIREMENTS ATTENDANTS: Procedures to monitor (inside and outside) the PRCS to recognize hazards that effect entrants Procedures for communicating with entrants Procedures for evacuating entrants Know conditions when evacuation is required Procedures to control access to space and to warn unauthorized people away from the space Their responsibility to remain outside the PRCS during duty, unless they are relieved by another attendant and Non entry rescue procedures
20 SPECIFIC TRAINING REQUIREMENTS SUPERVISORS: Verifying permit completed properly Verifying tests specified by the permit have been conducted Verifying that procedures & equipment specified by the permit are in place before allowing entry to begin Procedures for determining if conditions are acceptable for entry Authorizing entry Supervising entry operations; and Terminating entry
21 Two Options for Entering Confined Spaces: Permit-required confined space entry For hazardous or potentially hazardous confined space work ENTRY PROCEDURES Non-permit confined space entry For nonhazardous confined space work
22 Permit-Required Confined Space Isolate the space Ventilate the space Conduct Tailboard Complete permit Test the atmosphere Enter the space NOTE: All vertical PRCS to have a mechanical retrieval device when 5 foot or deeper
23 Permit-Required Confined Space Isolate the space from all hazards Close Valves Double block & bleed, or Blank flange Empty the Space Depressurize, vent & drain Lockout/Tagout Equipment Electrical sources Rotating/reciprocating parts Hazardous materials Clean residue from the space These things will eliminate any potential hazards in the space
24 Use mechanical ventilation Fans Air horns Ventilate the Space Ventilate at the rate of at least four (4) volumes per hour Larger spaces require more ventilation Make sure air supply is not contaminated Ventilation air supply must be from fresh air uncontaminated with flammables, toxins, etc. IMPORTANT TO KNOW Ventilation 100% of time per
25 Conduct a Pre Entry Briefing Entire crew must attend Attendants, entrants, entry supervisor Review hazards of entry and work Review PPE Review procedure for contacting rescue verify rescue available Complete permit See a copy of a sample permit on page #4
26 EMERGENCY RESCUE On-Site Rescue Team Same level training as entrants Two members trained First aid and CPR Use of all PPE and equipment Off-Site Rescue Informed of all hazards in space Knowledge of when entrants are in and have left the space Practice rescues minimum of once every 12 months.
27 Complete Entry Permit Form Permit must be correctly and completely filled out prior to entry. Permit must be activated by Entry Supervisor s signature to be valid. No entry is allowed without a valid permit. When work is completed, permit and pre-entry form should be returned to safety. Cancelled permits must be kept on file for at least one year. This is the same as on page #
28 Test the Atmosphere In this order: Check for Oxygen Content: At least 19.5% and less than 23.5% Check for Combustibles: Less than 10% of the LEL Check for Toxic Gasses: Most common is carbon monoxide (PEL <35 ppm) or any other hazardous materials
29 IMPORTANT NOTICE Any time a limit is exceeded, no matter what the reason, all personnel shall immediately exit the space, and no others shall enter until atmospheric conditions are returned to safe levels. There are NO EXCEPTIONS to this rule!
30 Atmosphere Testing To Be Performed: Prior to every entry when the space is vacant; At least hourly for permit-required confined spaces. More frequently, if conditions or suspicions warrant. In Sewers, Wet Wells CONTINUOUS Monitoring is required!
31 TESTING PROCEDURES Always test the air at various levels to be sure that the entire space is safe. Good Air Good air near the opening does NOT mean there is good air at the bottom! Poor Air Deadly Air
32 Enter the Space and Proceed with work: An attendant shall be posted at the entrance for the duration of the work. He/she shall be in constant communication with the entrants while the job is in progress. All entrants shall sign log when entering the space & sign out when exiting. The attendant shall maintain permit & log for the duration of the work.
33 When the Job is Done: Remove all personnel, tools, & debris Sign off the log. Close the space. Cancel the permit. Review the job with host employer (hazards, problems, etc.
34 Non-Permit Confined Space Entry Isolate the space Ventilate the space Evaluate the space Test atmosphere Assure justification conditions are met Conduct tailboard Enter the space Hey, this is the same stuff as the PRCS. So what is the difference huh???
35 Evaluation of the Space Insure space meets conditions for non-permit justifications Conduct atmospheric testing Evaluation to be certified supervisor s signature Insure space has no potentially hazardous atmosphere Continuous mechanical ventilation not acceptable as good atmosphere No potential for engulfment Internal configuration cannot trap or asphyxiate, or any other serious safety or health hazard Yes the evaluation is critical!
36 Enter the Space and Proceed with work: If non-permit conditions change during the job, the space shall be immediately evacuated, and re-classified as a permitrequired confined space; or conditions shall be returned to non-permit conditions and again certified as such by the entry supervisor. Look here these are procedures covered in the contractor Confined Space Program
37 Contractor Confined Space Program Contractors must be informed of the hazards within the space Contractors must follow their own established confined space entry procedure and use their own permit forms Contractors must supply their own attendants Contractors must supply their own air monitors Contractors must review entry after completion of job Gvt. folks use your own stuff too!!!
38 CONFINED SPACE REVIEW Which answer is correct??? A confined space is a space that: a. Is large enough that a person can enter and perform work b. Has limited or restricted means of entry or exit so the entrant is hindered from getting out in an emergency c. Is not designed for continuous occupancy d. All of the above
39 CONFINED SPACE REVIEW What is this answer? What are the two classifications for confined spaces? -
40 CONFINED SPACE REVIEW Can you pull the answer out for this question? Each member of the rescue/ emergency team shall be provided with, and trained in the proper use of & necessary for making rescues from PRCS. a. Tools & Training b. PPE & Equipment c. First Aid & tools uses d. Equipment & training
41 CONFINED SPACE REVIEW Major responsibilities of entrants to a Permit Required Confined Space (PRCS) are to: Which of these answers is the correct one?? a. Know the hazards; properly use equipment b. communicate with attendant: evacuate from the PRCS c. Evacuate the PRCS; alert the attendant d. All the above
42 CONFINED SPACE REVIEW I'm falling with the correct answer here! How often is it required for each member of the on-site rescue/emergency team to practice making a PRCS rescue? At lease once every. a. 12 months b. 6 months c. once every month d. once every week
43 CONFINED SPACE REVIEW What person, on a PRCS "team" actually authorizes the entry into the confined space? Don't fall for the wrong answer here! a. Person doing the monitoring b. Person who will enter the space c. Supervisor d. Any of above, once the permit is issued
44 CONFINED SPACE REVIEW A mechanical device shall be ready to retrieve folks from a vertical PRCS that is more than how many feet deep? Look, the answer is right here! a. 4 feet (1.3 meters) b. 5 feet (1.5 meters) c. 6 feet ( 1.8 meters) d. None of the above
45 CONFINED SPACE REVIEW I can catch the answer to this one!! A contractor who is going to do how work in a confined space is required to have what type of ventilation? a. Mechanical ventilation b. Electrical ventilation c. Continuous ventilation d. Occasional ventilation
46 CONFINED SPACE REVIEW Remember your A, B, C's ALWAYS BE CAREFUL on this question! A contractor is going to do work in a sewer or wet well. What are the air monitoring requirements for this location. a. Before entrants go in. b. At the start and end of each shift c. Bottom where work taking place d. Continuously monitor the space
47 Confined Space Mishap Review Temporary Pump pier 14 inch gravity fed sewer line 6 inch rubber quick disconnect hose To force main 1) Project - recoat interior of wet wells in base wide system resulting from concrete decay resulting from H2S exposure 2) working 6 months (Complacent). 3) 2 successive hurricanes - pump removed 4) Enter for a minute to remove hose 5) Training - (entrant, attendant, entry supervisor, sniffer) 6) Ventilation 7) Atmosphere probably O.K. 8) Introduced hazard 9) Characteristics of H2S 10) Instrument usage previous 6 months 19 feet
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