|Document ID (ISN)||76208|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Executive
||Avoiding danger from underground services
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Jan. 2000. iv, 48p. Illus. 22 ref. Price: GBP 7.50.
||This guidance updates the previous edition (see CIS 90-1934). Topics covered: dangers arising from work near underground services (electricity and telecommunications, gas pipes, water pipes and sewers and other pipelines); planning of the work; use of cable and pipe locating devices, safe digging and filling practices; safe use of trenchless methods.
||trenching and excavating; United Kingdom; safety planning; underground cables; piping
||telecommunications equipment; gases; first aid; personal protective equipment; safety guides; safe working methods; legislation; cable detectors; water and sanitation services
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work
Trenching and excavating
Compressed gases and pressure vessels