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Safewatch© Technical:

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Confined Space Sentry:

   

• Land and Mining Surveys
• DPI Statutory Mine Plan Compliance
• Survey Management
• Spatial Data Management
• Infrastructure assets management - GIS system
x
development and maintenance
• Land and Mining Approvals
• Land and Mining Tenure Management

• Factors that identify confined space.
• The hazards associated with confined space.
• Risk Assessment procedures.
• Controlled measures as identified in the risk
x assessment.
• Emergency procedures.
• The confined space permit procedure.

Many people have died from working in confined spaces that have not been adequately controlled. People attempting to rescue others from confined spaces have also died.

The aim is to ensure that all persons who need to enter or work in confined spaces are not placed at risk by eliminating and/or controlling exposure which may result in collapse, injury, illness or death.

Entry into a confined space should never be taken lightly and if possible action should be taken to eliminate the need to enter confined spaces.

Practices and compliance regulations for working in confined spaces is covered by law under the OH&S Act 2000 and the Australian Standards ‘Safe working in confined space’ AS 2865 - 2001.

safewatch© staff are qualified and experienced standby sentry’s services include:

Mine Technical Services:

• Project Development and Supervision
• Exploration Management
• Mining Approval Applications
• Mining Approval Compliance
• Process Mapping

Legislative Compliance:
• Legislative Reviews
• Compliance Management
• Mine Plan Certification
• Auditing
Drug & Alcohol Screening:

safewatch© assists to ensure safety and value to your workplace. As an employer, it is your responsibility to provide a safe and healthy workplace.

The employers owe a “Duty of Care” to their employee if they know or ought to have known that the employee is intoxicated or affected by drugs.

Alternatively, employees also have a legal duty to avoid becoming so intoxicated or drug affected that they become a danger to themselves or others.

Intoxication or drug use may also impact on an injured employees workers compensation entitlements.

Drug and alcohol use can be the main cause of Lost Man-hour and Injury in the workplace.

safewatch© have staff that have worked in all types of industries and have the knowledge to provide you with a cost effective and practical solutions for a drug and alcohol free workplace.

Protocols of AS4308 are followed. Instant drug and alcohol screening for a drug and alcohol free workplace.

• Discuss the confined space entry work.
• Identify possible hazards and precautions to be  
x observed as per Risk Assessment.
• Ensure you know how to contact the Control
x Room attendant.
• Have confined Space Workers sign onto the permit.
• The Stand-by person is to sign onto the Permit.
• Monitor and prevent potential hazards.
• Maintain maximum visual and/or radio contact with the
x person/s in the confined space.
• Initiate an emergency if required.
• Confined Space Stand-by person should order workers
x to leave the confined space if:
– Any dangerous conditions is detected eg: atmospheric
x gas detection alarm.
– If a worker exhibits any adverse fitness/health symptoms.
– If for any reason the stand-by person is unable to
x perform the duties required.
 
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