A chart listing the type of fall protection needed on different types of scaffolds.
Q: How will I know what kind of fall protection to provide for a specific-type of scaffold?
A: The following
chart illustrated the type of fall protection required for specific scaffolds.
|Aerial lifts||Personal fall arrest system|
|Boatswains' chair||Personal fall arrest system|
|Catenary scaffold||Personal fall arrest system|
|Crawling board (chicken ladder)||Personal fall arrest system, or a guardrail system, or a 3/4 inch (1.9 cm)diameter grabline or equivalent handhold securely fastened beside each crawling board|
|Float scaffold||Personal fall arrest system|
|Ladder jack scaffold||Personal fall arrest system|
|Needle beam scaffold||Personal fall arrest system|
|Self-contained scaffold||Both a personal adjustable scaffold arrest system and a guardrail system|
|Single-point and two-point suspension scaffolds||Both a personal fall arrest system and a guardrail system|
|Supported scaffold||Personal fall arrest system of guardrail system|
|All scaffolds not specified above||Personal fall arrest system or guardrail systems that meet the required criteria|