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ESH Manual Page: 7000: Occupational Safety
Rev. 01


1.0 Purpose

It is the purpose of the Sanford Underground Research Facility (SURF) that all risk associated with fall hazards shall be managed to prevent harm to personnel. This standard documents processes, systems and tools to mitigate risk associated with fall hazards.

SDSTA complies with the following to fulfill this standard:

  • 29 CFR 1910, Subpart D (Walking-Working Surfaces)
  • 29 CFR 1910, Subpart F (Powered Platforms, Manlifts, and Vehicle-Mounted Work Platforms)
  • 29 CFR 1910, Subpart I (Personal Protective Equipment)
  • 29 CFR 1926, Subpart M (Fall Protection)
  • 29 CFR 1926, Subpart L (Scaffolds)
  • 29 CFR 1926, Subpart X (Stairways and Ladders)