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Fall Protection Quiz

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Who is responsible for training employees who perform work while on a scaffold?
  • (A)  The Competent Person
  • (B)  The Qualified Person
  • (C)  Either a or b
  • (D)  None of the above
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Hint:
Someone who is eligible to perform the task.
A
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Correct answer is:
  • (B)  The Qualified Person
Explanation:
A qualified person is the one who has received formal training in scaffold erection and design, and has been regarded competent to do so. A qualified person must train employees working on scaffolds so that these employees can effectively recognize the hazards associated with the use of a particular scaffold and understand the methods to control these hazards. Hazards here may include electrical hazards, fall hazards, and falling objects.
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