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Train employees who work on a scaffold.

(1) You must have a qualified person train each employee who works on a scaffold to:
(a) Recognize the hazards associated with the type of scaffold they are using; and
(b) Understand the procedures to control or minimize the hazards.
(2) You must include the following subjects in your training:
(a) Hazards in the work area and how to deal with them, including:
(i) Electrical hazards;
(ii) Fall hazards;
(iii) Falling object hazards;
(iv) How to erect, maintain, and disassemble the fall protection and falling object protection systems being used.
(b) How to:
(i) Use the scaffold;
(ii) Handle materials on the scaffold.
(c) The load-carrying capacity and maximum intended load of the scaffold.
(d) Any other requirements of this chapter that apply.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050. WSR 15-23-086, § 296-874-20072, filed 11/17/15, effective 12/18/15. Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050, 49.17.060. WSR 05-01-054, § 296-874-20072, filed 12/7/04, effective 3/1/05.]
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