OHS Code

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

Section 286 Pile hoisting

(1) The operator of pile driving equipment must ensure that pilings are not hoisted in the leads if workers who are not directly involved in the pile hoisting are on the superstructure or within range of a falling pile.

(2) A worker must not

(a) remain or ride on a load or part of a load being moved, raised or lowered by pile driving equipment, or

(b) be on the superstructure of pile driving equipment or within range of a falling pile if the worker is not directly involved in the pile hoisting.