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Consultation on proposals to review HSE's Approved Codes of Practice

Confined spaces

L101 – Safe work in confined spaces

Proposal:  To update and this ACOP for publication by end-2014.

It is proposed that this ACOP is retained and amended to clarify what constitutes a confined space and to provide further guidance to reflect developments in industry, i.e. reduced oxygen environments. 

If you also wish to comment on the proposal to introduce a limit on the length of ACOPs please remember to visit Section 3 of the consultation. After you have clicked 'Save these answers', click on the plus icon in the left-hand menu of this document to expand the menu and then select Section 3.