ASTM WK29097

    New Guide for Temporary Fence Applications for Construction Sites

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    Developed by Subcommittee: F14.10 | Committee F14 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Scope

    This standard covers a variety of materials, new and used and various methods used in the construction of temporary fences used to define the boundary of construction sites enhancing public safety. A temporary fence is a barrier used to segregate an area during a period of construction and is removed at the end of the construction phase. The duration of service can vary and consideration should be given to the length of time the temporary fence will be in use. When determining materials and installation methods security requirements and site safety concerns should also be considered when specifying temporary fencing, in some cases, due to specific site conditions, a permanent fence installation may be employed as temporary fencing.

    This standard will be used by specifiers to insure potential safety issues are considered and addressed when temporary fences are utilized


    Construction Fence; Site Security; Access Control;

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Stephen Markobrad

    Draft Under Development