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excavation width quick guide

man-made cut cavity trench or depression in the earth's surface formed by note: sloping or benching for excavations greater than 20 feet deep shall be【Get Price】

california code of regulations title 8 section 1541.1

(b) excavations are less than 5 feet in depth and examination of the ground by a the slopes and configurations of sloping and benching systems shall be【Get Price】

afscme chapter 4: protective systems

sheeting is a type of shoring system that keeps the earth in position. sloping and benching are another means of protecting workers from cave-in hazards.【Get Price】

sloping and benching - 1926 subpart p app b occupational safety

(b) definitions. actual slope means the slope to which an excavation face is excavated. distress means that the soil is in a condition where a cave-in is imminent【Get Price】

excavation and trenching policy - uw-platteville

if there is more than one type of soil in the excavation: types of sloping and benching are used in excavations and trenches because soil can be very heavy.【Get Price】

osha construction safety regulations - subpart p - excavations

jan 21 2005 this subpart applies to all open excavations made in the earth's surface. protective systems include support systems sloping and benching【Get Price】

model code of practice excavation work - safe work australia

mar 11 2015 local site conditions including access ground slope adjacent engineering controls – for example benching battering or shoring the sides of【Get Price】

benching for excavation occupational safety and health - scribd

the basic methods for protection from cave-ins are sloping benching shoring and shielding. the method you should use depends on factors such as soil type【Get Price】

4.2-h slope shaping description - tahoe bmp

alternative names: slope stepping gradient terraces benching surface roughing the slope and/or increases the surface roughness of the soil on the slope.【Get Price】

there's a hole in the ground dear liza… - for construction pros

jan 9 2018 no benching loose soil encumbrances on the slope and spoil piles closer than 2-ft from the opening. this excavation should not be entered【Get Price】

excavation work code of practice - safe work australia

local site conditions including access ground slope adjacent buildings and engineering controls – for example benching battering or shoring the sides of【Get Price】

geotechnical bulletin - ohio department of transportation

apr 19 2017 c. bench the slope as the embankment is placed and compact into special benching creates a “stair-stepping” surface which improves【Get Price】

chapter 11 slope stabilization and stability of cuts and fills

steep ground as an alternative to retaining structures. the 1:1 (over- steep) face usually requires stabilization. d. through fill c. reinforced fill b. benched slope【Get Price】

osha -- excavations: hazard recognition in - nrcs - usda

dec 8 2008 introduction. definitions. overview. determination of soil type. test equipment. shoring types. shielding types. sloping and benching. spoil.【Get Price】

trenching safety - brehmer agency

benched excavation the worker could not be- come trapped in the hole. the angle of the slope or bench is different depending on which type of soil the trench is【Get Price】

trenching and excavation : osh answers

dec 21 2016 generally speaking an excavation is a hole in the ground as the result of removing material. . benching is a similar method to sloping.【Get Price】

excavations (5 of 6): sloping and shoring - part 2 - youtube

jan 5 2010 this six-part video demonstrates the common hazards associated with excavations plus the procedures for preparing and working in a trench.【Get Price】

excavation/trenching/shoring - uc davis safety services think

jul 6 2018 excavations and trenches over 5 feet in depth are required to be shored properly sloped or benched. if there is the possibility of soil movement【Get Price】

osha technical manual (otm) section v: chapter 2 - excavations

an excavation is any man-made cut cavity trench or depression in an earth protective systems include support systems sloping and benching systems【Get Price】

soil classification and excavation safety - incident prevention utility

feb 12 2013 this tailgate will shed light on proper soil classification slope angle benching creates a stair-step condition; the soil comes up 5 feet【Get Price】

standards for keying and benching of embankments

mapping of the bedrock creep zone is important on sloping ground especially in expansive soils and slopes floored in siltstone or shale because this zone.【Get Price】

back to basics: sloping and benching - utility contractor magazine

sep 12 2013 osha requires type c soil to be sloped at 1?h:1v and it cannot be benched. this means that the slope must be cut back 1? ft horizontally for【Get Price】

excavations and trenching - usace

nov 30 2014 (6) planned method of shoring sloping and/or benching; . sloping or benching of the ground shall be in accordance with section 25.c. d.【Get Price】

trench / excavation competent person pocket guide - trench shoring

excavation: any man-made cut cavity trench or depression in an earth surface formed by 4) the soil is part of a sloped layered system where the layers dip into the excavation on a . benching in cohesive soil only. type c soil.【Get Price】

excavation safety: sloping and benching - vt ehs - virginia tech

actual slope means the slope to which an excavation face is excavated. distress means that the soil is in a condition where a cave-in is imminent or is likely to【Get Price】

excavation & trenching procedure - georgia tech ehs

a narrow underground excavation made below the surface of the ground. excavation (sloped/benched) must be re-inspected for signs of distress after any【Get Price】

excavation safety - texas department of insurance

trench - a narrow excavation made below the surface of the ground. . on the sides of the slope or benched excavation above other workers unless the lower【Get Price】

1926_650 va excavation standard - water research center

of an excavation or the loss of soil from under a trench shield or support systems sloping and benching systems shield systems and other systems that.【Get Price】

excavations - environment health and safety

emphasis is placed on sloping and benching as the primary controls to be utilized type b soils are defined as cohesive soil with an unconfined compressive【Get Price】

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slope. an inclined surface the inclination of which is expressed as a ratio of horizontal . exceeds 5 feet (1524 mm) benching shall be provided in accor-.【Get Price】