Excavation Safety

The Excavation Safety Program addresses safety and health hazards associated with performing trenching and excavation related work. The document purpose is to ensure compliance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) construction excavation standards 29 CFR 1926.650 thru 652 in Subpart P. To view the program documents and additional information about trench and excavation safety, visit the links below:

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