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1.3 Accident Prevention & Blasting Safety Plans

Accident Prevention Plan (APP)
Blasting Safety Plan (BSP)


Accident Prevention Plan (APP)

Contracting Officer's Representative (COR) or Construction Management Representative (CMR)

  • Review plans concurrently.
  • The APP shall be project specific, addressing all expected construction activities.
  • NOTES:
    • Government accepts or rejects plan, but does not approve.
    • The Notice to Proceed (NTP) or Start Work Notice may be issued only after the DSC Safety Engineer has accepted the APP.

COR

  • Submit plan for review using the Quality Assurance (QA) Request Form.
  • Based on the review by the DSC Safety Engineer, issue an acceptance or rejection to the Contractor and Contracting Officer (CO).
  • Process all resubmittals and supplements using the same process.

DSC Safety Engineer

  • Review plan and provide comments on the QA Review Form.
  • Accept or reject and notify the COR.

Guidelines:

  • 1.3A Director's Order (DO) 50B, Occupation Safety and Health Program
  • 1.3B 29CFR1926, Safety and Health Regulations for Construction

Document Control:

  • Accepted plans are retained in the contract file, with a copy to the CMR.

Blasting Safety Plan (BSP)

Contracting Officer's Representative (COR) or Construction Management Representative (CMR)

  • Review plans concurrently.
  • The BSP shall be project specific, addressing all expected construction activities.
  • NOTES:
    • Government accepts or rejects plan, but does not approve.
    • The Notice to Proceed (NTP) or Start Work Notice may be issued only after the DSC Blasting Officer has accepted the BSP.

COR

  • Submit plan for review using the Quality Assurance (QA) Request Form.
  • Based on the review by the DSC Blasting Officer, issue an acceptance or rejection to the Contractor and Contracting Officer (CO).
  • Process all resubmittals and supplements using the same process.

DSC Blasting Officer

  • Review plan and provide comments on the QA Review Form.
  • Accept or reject and notify the COR.

Guidelines:

  • 1.3C Director's Order (DO) 65, Explosives Use and Blasting Safety
  • 1.3D 29CFR1926, Subpart U, Blasting and the Use of Explosives

Document Control:

  • Accepted plans are retained in the contract file, with a copy to the CMR.
 

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