Safety in Any Confined Space

Safety in Any Confined Space

Confined space work can be challenging, and often, dangerous. Be prepared with MSA safety solutions.

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OSHA defines a “permit-required confined space” as any area that:*

  • Contains or has the potential to contain a hazardous atmosphere
  • Includes material that has the potential to engulf anyone who enters
  • Features walls that converge inward or floors that slope downward, tapering to a smaller space that can trap or asphyxiate an entrant
  • Comprises any other recognized safety or health hazard, such as unguarded machinery, exposed live wires, or heat stress

Not sure if your confined space qualifies as a “permit-required confined space?” Download this flowchart to help you decide.

*OSHA 3138-01R 2004 Permit-Required Confined Spaces

Confined Space Safety Solutions

Confined Space Solutions Fall Protection

Fall Protection

A proper fall protection system in confined space applications consists full-body safety harnesses, tripod kits, full-body harness, SRLs, and winch and rescuer units.

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ALTAIR io360 Gas Detector

Gas Detection

In addition to the rugged durability and XCell® sensor technology you expect from MSA, ALTAIR® gas detectors also connect to web-based Grid services – so you can access data from anywhere, at anytime.

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Confined Space Solutions Respiratory Protection

Respiratory Protection

MSA supplied-air respirators help you limit your exposure to fumes, particles, or contaminates. The G1 platform provides respiratory solutions for SCBA, Air Line and Air purifying applications.

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Confined Space Solutions Head Protection

Head Protection

Industry-leading head protection, including the V-Gard® H1, with Fas-Trac® III Pivot Ratchet Suspension for superior comfort, adjustability, and range of motion.

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Confined Space Resources

Fall Protection Requirements for Confined Space Work

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How Portable Gas Detectors Can Help Mitigate Risks in Confined Space Applications

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Are You Prepared with Respiratory Protection For Confined Space Applications?

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