OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 19 Powered Mobile Equipment

Section 289 Timber piles

The employer must ensure that

(a) workers in the area of a timber pile being struck by a pile driver are protected from any danger that may result from the pile shattering, and

(b) before piles are placed in position for driving, pile heads are cut square and timber piles are free of debris, bark and splintered wood.