confined area

confined area

As it relates to helicopter operations, it means a smaller-than-normal area for landing or maneuvering a helicopter in, which dictates the use of special procedures.
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Thus it will be in nature; for within a confined area, with some place in its polity not so perfectly occupied as might be, natural selection will always tend to preserve all the individuals varying in the right direction, though in different degrees, so as better to fill up the unoccupied place.
These anomalous forms may almost be called living fossils; they have endured to the present day, from having inhabited a confined area, and from having thus been exposed to less severe competition.
The Metropolitan Police Authority attacked macho training methods, a lack of supervision and confusion over kettling - where big groups are held in a confined area.
It usually does not take long to determine these facts once a worker enters the confined area, but getting set up to enter safely can be time consuming, and the danger is never completely eliminated.
"It is a challenge to take in large amounts of material in a confined area," such as what the regulations require, he says.
It was released into a very confined area and several people became ill and suffered breathing difficulties and sore eyes.
* Determine if entry into a confined area is needed.
"We'd like to launch commercial operations [of level 4 vehicles] in a confined area as early as next year," said UD Trucks President Takamitsu Sakamaki.
This makes it very cold and and it therefore disappears in a confined area,"
"By working in a confined area on a predetermined route, we can find out how to get the best out of the solution and tailor it to specific customer needs," says Volvo Truck Director of Autonomous Solutions Sasko Cuklev.
A spokesman for Cardiff council said: "The local authority is investigating the circumstances around an asbestos disturbance that occurred in a confined area of Rhiwbina Primary School as contractors were carrying out work during the summer holiday.