Fall Protection: Surfaces
All walking / working surfaces shall be kept free of unnecessary debris, moisture, and oil to prevent slips, trips, and falls.
Personnel using ramps, runways, and walkways greater than 6’ from a lower level or grade level must be protected by guardrail systems.
Where personnel can fall through holes in a walking / working surface greater than 6’ above a lower level or grade level, personal fall arrest, covers, or guardrail systems shall be provided.
Covers shall be provided where personnel can trip or step through holes in a walking / working surface.
Excavations shall be protected by guardrails, fences, barricades, or covers.