|Document ID (ISN)||51721|
|Convention or series no.
||Safety in construction No.5
||Department of Labour, P.O. Box 3705, Wellington, New Zealand, rev. ed., 1988. 40p. Illus.
||Contents of this safety guide: glossary of terms; scope; general and particular safety provisions; recommended safe practices; trench excavations (detailed shoring requirements are presented in a table, with additional illustrations); a safety check list for trenching; open excavations; shafts and drives. In appendices: legislative summary; noise levels produced by various kinds of construction machinery, with associated limitations on length of exposure.
||trenching and excavating; construction industry; construction sites; New Zealand
||noise; trench shoring; limitation of exposure; safety guides; glossary; directive; check lists; legislation
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Broad subject area(s)
||Industries and occupations
||Trenching and excavating
Construction industry and civil engineering