The Excavation Safety Checklist includes questions such as:
1. Is someone on site authorized to remove employees from excavation immediately?
2. Are employees protected from loose rock or soil that could pose a hazard by falling or rolling into excavation?
3. Are hard hats worn by all employees?
4. Has the exact location of utilities been marked?
5. . Is surface water or runoff being diverted/controlled to prevent accumulation in excavation?
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