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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