WORKING AT HEIGHTS IS THE LEADING CAUSE OF WORKSITE ACCIDENTS IN QUEBEC
A number of laws and standards have been put in place to protect workers from the potentially fatal dangers associated with working at heights. These regulations include safety risk analysis, required equipment, and a rescue plan for suspension trauma that must be conducted in 15 minutes or less.
- Risk analysis
- Work plan development
- Rescue plan development
- Testing and approval of rescue plans
- Equipment inspection and recommendations