APPENDIX C:  EXAMPLE OF A JOB HAZARD ANALYSIS

 

 

JOB:  Entering Stilling Well with a Confined Space Hazard                                        DATE:  6/23/99

 

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PREPARED BY:

 

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REVIEWED BY:                                                        Recommended Protective Clothing and Equipment:

                                                                                         

                                                                                      Portable electric blower, hard hat, gloves, steel-toed shoes,

                                                                                      fall-protection equipment, cell phone, first aid kit, Personal

                                                                                      Flotation Device (PFD)

 

 

Sequence of Basic Job Steps           Potential Accidents/Hazards      Recommended Safe Job Procedures

 

Enter stilling well. (continued)        Confined Space Hazards-                 Set up ventilation equipment.

 

                                                               Atmospheric Hazards-                   Fresh air duct should be placed in the

                                                                                                                        stilling well near the water surface.

                                                                                                                       

                                                                                                                        Gasoline-powered equipment must be

                                                                                                                        located downwind and down gradient

                                                                                                                        of stilling well to prevent accidental

                                                                                                                        contamination of the stilling well

                                                                                                                        atmosphere.

 

                                                               Falling Objects-                              Secure or remove any equipment that

                                                                                                                        may fall into the stilling well.

 

                                                               Falling Hazard-                               Set up and wear fall-protection

                                                                                                                        equipment.

 

                                                               Entrapment Hazard-                       Wear PFD; use two people at site.

 

Load equipment after                        Back Strain-                                       Use proper lifting techniques.

completing the job.

                                                            Pinching Fingers and Toes-              Wear gloves and steel-toed boots.

 

                                                            Unsecured Load-                               Ensure load is properly secured in field

                                                                                                                        vehicle in case of an accident.

 

                                                                                                                        Emergency Phone Numbers:

 

                                                                                                                        Police           777-777-7777

                                                                                                                        Hospital       888-888-8888

                                                                                                                        Fire-Rescue  999-999-9999