PUMP SAFETY Checking for Wear Pumping performance, as well as safe operation of the pumping system, may be affected by worn couplings or gaskets, which may let air into the line or allow grout to escape. Couplings: Typically wear on the surface that comes into contact with the pipe.
how planning and preparation can ensure concrete pumping operations are performed safely how WorkSafe inspectors check that employers and self-employed people comply with their occupational health and safety (OHS) duties, including preparing a safe work method statement (SWMS) for high risk construction work and using a hierarchy of control to eliminate and reduce OHS risks
New advice on safe use of concrete pumps
Guidance on Safety in Concrete Pumping Health and Safety Authority Guidance on Safety in Concrete Pumping 5 Cy an 100 Magenta 76 Ye llow 0 Black 27 2.0 Definitions (Cont'd) 2.17 Receiving Hopper: The area into which the mixed concrete is discharged prior to being pumped into position. 2.18 Remote Control Box: A portable control panel which is connected to the concrete pump by a wired
of Concrete Pumps' (September 2013) and provides sector specific guidance. This document should be used in conjunction with the relevant legislation and guidance listed at Appendix A to ensure the safe pumping of concrete to form piles.
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Protection of personnel involved in the concrete pumping operation All personnel shall wear full PPE which are safety goggles, waterproof gauntlets / gloves, full cover clothing, helmet, safety boots (it would be better if safety wellington boots are used if wading in concrete), high viz.
Health and Safety Authority Guidance on Safety in Concrete Pumping 5 Cy an 100 Magenta 76 Ye llow 0 Black 27 2.0 Definitions (Cont'd) 2.17 Receiving Hopper: The area into which the mixed concrete is discharged prior to being pumped into position. 2.18
The construction and concrete pumping industries must be aware of the obligations to prevent harm to employees, contractors and others under the Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992 (the Act) and its regulations. These guidelines provide practical
concrete pumping operations are planned, supervised and carried out safely. This guidance has been prepared by a Working Group representing all parts of the industry, including the Health and Safety Executive,to provide clarity on the safe use
Safe concrete pumping. Concrete in pump pipelines is often under considerable pressure, so that the safety of site staff must be considered. The pump should be stopped, and if possible reversed, while pipes are being disconnected. Flexible end sections of pipes may move violently when a cleaning plug is passed through and operatives should be
Health and Safety Authority Guidance on Safety in Concrete Pumping 5 Cy an 100 Magenta 76 Ye llow 0 Black .0 Definitions 2.17 Receiving The area into which the mixed concrete is discharged prior to being pumped into position. 2.18 Remote Control A
Safety and Technical Publications (other) inc. order forms Strategic Forum Plant Safety Group Guidance Quick Hitches, Telehandlers, MEWPs, Medical Fitness + more. British Concrete Pumping Guidance CPA guidance from the British Concrete Pumping
1/10/2020 · Concrete NZ Issues Concrete Pumping Health & Safety Guidance. Thursday, 1 October 2020, 6:49 pm. Press Release: Concrete NZ. The Concrete New …
6/8/2020 · Concrete NZ Readymix Sector Group Issues Pumping Health & Safety Guidance Thursday, 6 August 2020 Share | Concrete New Zealand's (NZ) Readymix Sector Group has urged ready mixed concrete producer member to no longer accept blow and pump
This guidance has been prepared by a Working Group representing all parts of the industry, including the Health and Safety Executive, to provide clarity on the safe use of concrete pumps; including planning, role of personnel, training and familiarization of personnel, …
28/1/2014 · CHOOSING THE PROPER HOSE Hoses are manufactured for specific applications, and using the proper hose for the proper application is paramount for safety on the concrete pumping site. Here are a couple pointers: Hose designated as a discharge type should be …
Further guidance on consultation is available in the Code of Practice: Work Health and Safety Consultation, Coordination and Cooperation. 1. Managing the risks from concrete pumping Under the Act, the risks from concrete pumping, like any other risks, must
As with all construction equipment, the safe operation of concrete pumps depends on a number of factors including the selection and maintenance of the pump and placing boom, the planning and supervision of their use, and the competence of the operator and other personnel.