Administrative Controls

Administrative Controls

Administrative controls are training, procedure, policy, or shift designs that lessen the threat of a hazard to an individual. Administrative controls typically change the behavior of people rather than removing the actual hazard or providing personal protective equipment

  • Perform routine cleanup using wet methods or HEPA filtered vacuuming to minimize the accumulation of toxic dusts.

Sign post of Policies and Procedures
  • Do not use compressed air to clean as this will create dust in the air.
  • Clean and decontaminate tarps and other equipment on the worksite.
  • Schedule blasting when the least number of workers are at the site.
  • Avoid blasting in windy conditions to prevent the spread of any hazardous materials.