National Utility Contractors Association of RI

NUCA's Safety Committee has prepared a Fall Protection White Paper and other materials to help member contractors keep fall protection requirements out of contracts with General Contractors. Links to download the documents are below:

Fall Protection White Paper
When General Contractors Require Fall Protection Around Trenches

One-Page Document to Provide General Contractors
Why Contractors Don't Use Fall Protection Around Trenches

OSHA's 2002 Fall Protection Interpretation
Clarification Concerning Fall Protection and Vertical Walled Trenches with Depth of 6 Feet or Greater and Use of Controlled Access Zones