Excavations (OSHA)

Summary

This 23-minute video delivers an overview of OSHA’s requirements for protecting workers in or near excavations. The relevant standard is 29 CFR 1926 Subpart P. The video explains its key sections and appendices. The narration is the best part of this video. The accompanying images are informative but not all images are of high quality. This program is a slide-to-video transfer. The careful viewer will take away a comprehensive awareness of excavation hazards, to better protect himself and his co-workers.(Courtesy OSHA)