New NASC guidance note released in 2014.
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Where it is not reasonably practicable to avoid entering a confined space to undertake work, the employer or self-employed person is responsible for ensuring that a safe system of work is used. This recently updated guidance outlines the hazards associated with Confined Space Entry.
Health And Safety Guidance
The Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 requires that employers give all employees sufficient information, training & supervision as is necessary for their Health & Safety. A broad guidance reminding us to ensure good preparation and emphasising to employees the areas of responsibility we all have in working safely.
The WAHR 2005 states that ladders should only be used for work at height if a risk assessment under regulation 3 of The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 has demonstrated that the use of more suitable work equipment.