Summary Statement: Improperly guarded floor opening. The danger tape does not provide adequate protection against a fall. The opening should be guarded – either covered or have railings/toeboards around it. Additionally, debris (grain) on the walking surface poses a slip/trip/fall hazard. Area should be kept clear of debris.
1910 Subpart D – Walking-Working Surfaces;1910.23 – Guarding floor and wall openings and holes; 1910.23(a)(7); 1910.23(a)(8)
Fall hazards, floor opening, guarding, walking surface
K. Richardson, GFAI