This mandatory standard must be applied at all construction locations.
- All cutting operations (Stihl saw type cut-off saw) of this type shall:
- Include a suitable water suppression system.
- Use of manufacturer’s bottle and pump is ideal, mains water connection via hose is also acceptable.
- Mandatory tasked based PPE is to be worn at all times including respiratory, hearing and eye protection.
- Ensure cutting takes place in a safe area away from other persons including members of the public.
- Noise, vibration and contact with rotating blade considerations should be undertaken.
- Fuel to be correctly managed e.g. refuelling points, fuel storage etc.