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What is the importance of the Asbestos tab in the Permit to Work (PTW), in OHS Online?

A great question! The Asbestos tab of the PTW must be selected whenever any work processes the contractor does, include the likely exposure to asbestos or asbestos-containing materials to workers or persons in the vicinity of the work being done. This type of work is considered 'high risk' because of the health risk that asbestos dust presents to persons exposed to it.ASBESTOSAsbestos i View Full Answer

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How do I complete the Work Environment section of the Asbestos tab, in OHS Online?

Sure thing! Let's take a closer look at this section. The first thing which needs to be done is to examine the type of work involved which could result in asbestos exposure and then determine what potential hazards are associated with the work being done.This work environment section does this and is very quick and easy to complete. It consists of a series of common asbestos work hazard View Full Answer

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How do I complete the Precautionary Safety Measures section of the Asbestos tab in the Permit to Work (PTW) system, in OHS Online?

No problems! Let's take a closer look at this section then. Once the asbestos exposure hazards, for the work being done, have been identified, the necessary checks and controls to ensure that any work performed minimises asbestos exposure, must be confirmed and checked.The Precautionary Safety Measures section is where these safety measures are determined and confirmed. The Permit Issue View Full Answer

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How do I complete the Contractor Confirmation section of the Asbestos tab, in OHS Online?

Ahh yeah! It's that Contractor Confirmation section again. This is a very important section because it is where the Permit Requester (PR) confirms that all the required safety precautions, relating to asbestos work and potential asbestos exposure, are in place and confirms this formally. It is also important because the Permit Issuer (PI) also confirms formally that he agrees with the a View Full Answer