OHS Code

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 30 Demolition

Section 420 Materials chute

(1) An employer must ensure that a materials chute that is at an angle of more than 45 degrees from the horizontal is totally enclosed.

(2) An employer must ensure that

(a) workers cannot enter an area into which material is dropped, thrown or conveyed by a materials chute, and

(b) conspicuous warning signs in the area advise of the danger.