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Aug 26, 2014. Dan Kane Director of Safety Services Diamond Tool and Fasteners, Inc. 2800 Grays Ferry Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19146-3639. Dear Mr. Kane.
This post explains how determine if your guardrail or safety railing system complies with OSHA fall protection regulations .
spacing guardrail should be place as shown on the following pages of. W here a post is om itted a m inim um length of MGS standard post. 2. A single post m ay
The majority of residential decks, which rely on notched posts lag-screwed into the band For details of guardrail baluster spacing and design see Balusters.
1910.23 e 3 ii - For pipe railings, posts and top and intermediate railings shall be at least 1 1/2 inches nominal diameter with posts spaced not more than 8
1910.23 e 3 ii For pipe railings, posts and top and intermediate railings shall be at least 1 1/2 inches nominal diameter with posts spaced
fastened securely to the top of each post so that the rails cannot be pulled off the posts. To strengthen guardrails, reduce the spacing of posts to between 1 and 2
A deck with no or inadequate railings is an accident waiting to happen. Your local building department might require closer post spacing for added rail
Wherever guardrail protection is required, the following standards shall be adhered The posts may be spaced on 8-foot centers if the top rails consist of double
Guardrails and Handrails shall be the product of a company normally engaged in the manufacture of pipe railing. Post spacing shall be a maximum of 6'-0". 4.
606.1.1 Types of Guardrail. 31 in. Midwest Guardrail System. MGS Guardrail 6 ft. Posts - single W beam rail with 6 ft. 3 in. post spacing. MGS Guardrail 8 ft. Posts
Repair within a run of guardrail with existing concrete posts can be made For guardrail with post spacing less than 6'-3" the reduced spacing
a For wood railings, the posts must be of at least 2-inch by 4-inch nominal stock spaced not to exceed 6 feet; the top and intermediate rails must be of at least
2 For pipe railings: posts, top rails, and intermediate railings shall be at least one and one-half inches nominal diameter schedule 40 pipe with posts spaced
be protected by a guardrail system or, if guardrails are not practical, by a Maximum Strength. To strengthen guardrails, reduce the spacing of posts to between