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    Code of practice for bungy jumping

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  19-10-2000

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    1 - AS/NZS 5848:2000 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR BUNGY JUMPING
    4 - PREFACE
    5 - CONTENTS
    7 - RELATED DOCUMENTS
    8 - Part 1: SITE AND OPERATING APPROVAL, SITE AND EQUIPMENT DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND TESTING
    8 - 101 SCOPE
    8 - 102 INTERPRETATION
    8 - 103 REFERENCES
    8 - 104 DEFINITIONS
    12 - 105 CLASSIFICATION OF BUNGY JUMPING SITES AND OPERATIONS
    13 - 106 SITE AND OPERATING REQUIREMENTS OR APPROVAL
    13 - 107 PLATFORM - RAISED STATIC
    14 - 108 PLATFORM - MOBILE
    17 - 109 PLATFORM - STRUCTURE CATAPULT LAUNCH
    19 - 110 PLATFORM - CRANE CATAPULT LAUNCH
    20 - 111 PLATFORM - HELICOPTER REQUIREMENTS
    21 - 112 RESTRAINT OF PERSONS ON ELEVATED PLATFORMS
    21 - 113 BUNGY CORD SPECIFICATION
    22 - 114 PERFORMANCE AND TESTING OF BUNGY CORDS
    24 - 115 JUMPER HARNESS AND ANKLE STRAPPING
    25 - 116 ROPES AND CABLES
    25 - 117 HARDWARE AND WEBBING
    25 - 118 RESTRAINT BELTS AND FALL-ARREST HARNESSES
    25 - 119 TESTING AND INSPECTION
    26 - 120 REPLACEMENT OF RIGGING AND EQUIPMENT
    26 - 121 IDENTIFICATION OF ITEMS OF EQUIPMENT, RIGGING, BUNGY AND SAFETY EQUIPMENT
    27 - 122 LANDING/RECOVERY AREA INCLUDING THE AREA IMMEDIATELY UNDER THE JUMP SPACE
    28 - 123 FENCES
    28 - 124 STORAGE
    28 - 125 LIGHTING
    29 - 126 JUMP AND LAUNCH ZONES AND SAFETY SPACES
    32 - 127 PUBLIC AREAS AND AMENITIES
    32 - 128 ACCESS
    32 - 129 COMMUNICATION
    34 - Part 2: MANAGEMENT AND OPERATIONAL PROCEDURES
    34 - 201 SAFETY AND LOSS CONTROL MANAGEMENT
    34 - 202 STAFF AND DUTIES
    36 - 203 TRAINING
    36 - 204 REGISTER OF BUNGY JUMPMASTERS (APPLICABLE IN NEW ZEALAND ONLY)
    36 - 205 ENTRY QUALIFICATIONS (GENERAL)
    37 - 206 ENTRY QUALIFICATIONS (JUMPMASTER)
    37 - 207 APPLICATIONS - NEW ZEALAND ONLY
    37 - 208 CERTIFICATES - NEW ZEALAND ONLY
    38 - 209 RENEWAL - NEW ZEALAND ONLY
    38 - 210 REMOVAL FROM THE REGISTER - NEW ZEALAND ONLY
    38 - 211 INJURY, DAMAGE AND INCIDENT EVENTS
    39 - 212 WORK PERIODS
    39 - 213 MEDICAL AND AGE RESTRICTIONS FOR JUMPERS
    40 - 214 SITE OPERATING MANUAL AND DOCUMENTATION
    43 - 215 CERTIFICATION AND AUDIT
    44 - Part 3: EMERGENCY PROVISIONS AND PROCEDURES
    44 - 301 SITE EMERGENCY PLAN
    44 - 302 FIRST AID KIT
    44 - 303 FIRST AID CERTIFICATE
    44 - 304 RESCUE COURSES
    44 - 305 COMMUNICATIONS
    44 - 306 EMERGENCY LIGHTING
    44 - 307 CRANE CATAPULT
    45 - APPENDIX A - STAFF SELECTION - GUIDELINES
    45 - A1 STAFF SELECTION NOTES
    45 - A2 SAMPLE PERSON SPECIFICATIONS
    45 - A2.1 Jump controller and jumpmaster
    46 - A2.2 Jump operator
    47 - A2.3 Registration clerk
    47 - A2.4 Landing/recovery operator
    48 - A2.5 Crane operator/lifting appliance operator
    48 - A2.6 Powered vessel operator

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    Specifies and gives guidance on the site and site approval, the design, testing and and approval of equipment, the management of the operation, the operating procedures, the emergency provisions and procedures and registration of operating staff of a bumgy jumping operation.

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    This Standard specifies and gives guidance on the site and site approval, the design, testing and approval of equipment, the management of the operation, the operating procedures, the emergency provisions and procedures, registration of operating staff, certification and audit of a bungy jumping operation.

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    Committee SF/44
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published in New Zealand as NZS 5848:1990.First published in Australia as AS/NZS 5848:1992.Second edition 2000. First published in New Zealand as NZS 5848:1990. Published as an Australian/New Zealand Standard AS/NZS 5848:1992. Jointly revised and published as AS/NZS 5848:2000.

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS 1418.10-1996 Cranes (including hoists and winches) - Elevating work platforms
    AS/NZS 1891.1:2007 Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices Harnesses and ancillary equipment.
    AS 3533-1988 Amusement rides and devices
    AS 2550-1982 Cranes - Mobile, tower and derrick - Selection and operation
    AS/NZS 1891.1:1995 Industrial fall-arrest systems and devices Safety belts and harnesses

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    AS 3533.2-2009 Amusement rides and devices Operation and maintenance
    AS 3533.1-2009 Amusement rides and devices Design and construction
    AS 2316.1-2009 Artificial climbing structures and challenge courses Fixed and mobile artificial climbing and abseiling walls
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