Water fed pole - pole window cleaning - Criteria

Post date: Apr 8, 2015 1:57:25 AM

Water Fed Pole System

Use of water fed pole systems avoids the need to work at height.

Situations to take in to account

    • Never leave a water fed pole unattended
    • Injury to others from falling equipment
    • Reasonable access
    • Acceptance of water fed pole method of cleaning for high level cleaning
    • Weather conditions
    • Ground terrain underfoot
    • Overhead electricity cables
    • Muscular conditions from using bad cleaning techniques
    • Road safety &Traffic conditions
    • Warning signs and the use of PPE clothing should be used
    • Sharing a pole for working over 35ft hazards
    • Trips, falls to public and employee
    • Electrocution from over head power cables