Confined Space Entry Permits

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Match the following components with their descriptions in a confined space entry permit:

Description of the work = A description of the work Time period = The time period for which the entry permit applies Equipment verification = Verification that the equipment is in good working order Atmospheric testing results = The results of the atmospheric testing

Match the following requirements with their role in a confined space entry permit:

Competent person verification = Must verify that the permit issued complies with the plan before every shift Understanding by all involved = Entry permits should be understood by everyone involved in the job Readily available = Must be readily available to every person entering the confined space Hot work procedures = Additional procedures and control measures if hot work is to be done

Match the following details with their inclusion in an entry permit for a confined space:

Location and description = The location and description of the confined space Hazard description = A description of the hazards and the corresponding controls Attendant's name = The name of the attendant Worker record = A record of each worker who enters and leaves

Match the following considerations with their limit regarding an entry permit in a confined space:

Duration limit = The duration of an entry permit must not exceed the time required to complete the task List of equipment required = A list of the equipment required for entry and rescue Involvement understanding = Entry permits should be understood by everyone involved in the job Hot work precautions = Additional procedures and control measures if hot work is to be done

Match the following safety measures with their presence in an entry permit for a confined space:

Equipment condition check = Verification that the equipment is in good working order Atmospheric testing documentation = The results of the atmospheric testing Hazards control description = A description of the hazards and the corresponding controls Hot work instructions = Additional procedures and control measures if hot work is to be done

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Permit System for Confined Spaces

  • A formal system of procedures is required for issuing permits, which must be obtained by the employer before workers enter confined spaces.
  • The permit must be verified by a competent person before every shift to ensure compliance with the plan.
  • The duration of an entry permit is limited to the time required to complete the task.
  • Everyone involved in the job must understand the permit, and it must be readily available to every person entering the confined space.

Entry Permit Requirements

  • The permit must include the location and description of the confined space.
  • A description of the work to be performed is required.
  • The permit must include a description of the hazards and corresponding controls.
  • The time period for which the entry permit applies must be specified.
  • The name of the attendant is required on the permit.
  • A record of each worker who enters and leaves the confined space must be maintained.
  • The permit must include a list of the equipment required for entry and rescue, and verification that the equipment is in good working order.
  • The results of atmospheric testing must be included on the permit.
  • Additional procedures and control measures must be outlined if hot work is to be done.

This quiz assesses knowledge about the procedures and requirements for entry permits in confined spaces, including verification, duration, and accessibility. Topics include permit compliance, competent person verification, and permit content.

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