You and your site employer

Lesson Progress:
What your site and employer should do for you
1.Assess the project, identify any work that will need workers to enter or work in a confined space, and inform you.
2.Assess the hazards and risk from confined space work and develop safe systems of work, with rescue plans.
3.Make sure suitable confined space training is provided for supervisors, workers and rescuers.
4.Make sure that anyone entering a confined space is properly trained and adequately resourced with rescue equipment and trained rescuers.
5.Carry out safety inspections.
What you should do for your site and employer
1.Do not enter a confined space unless a safe system of work is in place and you are trained, competent and authorised to do so.
2.Do not take any risks.
3.Do not leave any confined space open or unguarded.
4.Report any safety concerns to your supervisor.
5.If you feel unwell, leave the area immediately and tell your supervisor.