Confined Spaces

 

According to OSHA, a permit-required confined space (permit space) has one or more of the following:

1. Contains or has the potential to contain a hazardous atmosphere

2. Contains a material that has the potential for engulfing the entrant

3. Has an internal configuration that might cause an entrant to be trapped or asphyxiated by inwardly converging walls or by a floor that slopes downward and tapers to a smaller cross section

4. Contains any other recognized serious safety or health hazards

 

 

Confined Space Information:

OSHA Confined Spaces