ASSE Publishes New & Revised Standards

ANSI/ASSE standards committees continue to publish consensus standards that aim to protect workers and prevent injuries.

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ANSI/ASSE A10.27-201, Safety Requirements for Hot Mix Asphalt Facilities
The scope of this standard provides recommendations concerning the design, manufacture, operating processes and equipment associated with the production of hot mix asphalt at mixing facilities. It addresses raw material handling and storage, operation of equipment to produce asphalt mixtures and the delivery of mixes into vehicles for transport to users. Routine maintenance, housekeeping and allied functions are covered as well.

Safety Requirements for Hot Mix Asphalt Facilities is available for purchase on the ASSE website.

ANSI/ASSE A10.15-1995 (R2017), Safety Requirements for Dredging
This standard contains safety and health performance requirements for dredging operations.Topics covered include OSH planning, emergency procedures and drills, housekeeping, illumination, PPE, noise exposure, fire protection, hand and powered tools, welding, rigging and material handling, ladders and confined spaces. The standard is available for purchase on the ASSE website.

ANSI/ASSE A10.19-2017, Safety Requirements for Pile Installation and Extraction Operations
This standard establishes safety requirements for the installation and extraction of piles during construction and demolition operations.

Purchase Safety Requirements for Pile Installation and Extraction Operations on ASSE’s website.