WORKING AROUND POWERED MOBILE PLANT
Exclusion Zones will be used with all plant activities, and will be demarcated by BLUE Safety Cones. This can be as a circle around an machine to show the slew zone, or as a gate system for a machine to work in.
Workers must not work within the slew zone of an operating machine.
Positive Communication is to be established before approaching an operating item of plant.
Only qualified and competent, ticketed operators are to operate items of plant.
Operators must maintain 3 points of contact when entering and exiting plant.
Beware of overhead power lines. Look up and Live.
Beware of operator blind spots, never stand where you can’t be seen.
All items of plant must have a prestart check conducted before each shift.
Plant / Plant Interaction
Plant / Person Interaction