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Excavation, Trenching and Shoring Safety

Table of Contents
  1. Introduction
  2. Chapter 1: Hazards of Excavation
  3. Chapter 2: Requirements of the Standard
  4. Chapter 3: What Is Soil?
  5. Chapter 4: Protective Systems
  6. Chapter 5: Materials Handling and Mechanized Equipment
  7. Chapter 6: Hazardous Atmospheres
  8. Chapter 7: Rights and Responsibilities
  9. Appendix A: CFR 1926.650-652, Subpart P
  10. Appendix B: Sample Checklist (Internal Link)

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