OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 37 Oil and Gas Wells

Section 754 Derricks and masts

(1) An employer must ensure that, before a derrick or mast is erected or brought down, a competent worker inspects all of its parts in accordance with

(a) the manufacturer’s specifications, or

(b) procedures approved by a Director of Inspection.

(2) An employer must ensure that

(a) a competent worker is in charge of and present when a derrick or mast is erected or brought down, and

(b) a derrick or mast is erected or brought down in a manner that does not create a danger to workers.