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Document ID (ISN)24421
CIS number 76-238
ISSN - Serial title 0097-6326 - Federal Register
Year 1974
Convention or series no.
Title Occupational safety and health standards for maritime employment.
Bibliographic information Code of Federal Regulations, Title 29, Chapter 17, Parts 1915-1919. Washington, D.C., USA, 19 June 1974, Vol.39, No.119, p.22001-22106.
Abstract This consolidated text of the Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Maritime Employment updates and republishes the standards, but does not make any substantive changes. It is divided into 5 main parts (ship repairing, shipbuilding, shipbreaking, longshoring, cargo gear certification) covering the following aspects: explosive and other hazardous atmospheres; surface preparation and preservation (toxic cleaning solvents, chemical paint and preservative removers, mechanical paint removers, painting, flammable liquids); welding, cutting and heating; scaffolds, ladders and other working surfaces; general working conditions; gear and equipment for rigging and materials handling; tools and related equipment; personal protective equipment; ship's machinery and piping systems; portable, unfired pressure vessels, drums and containers, other equipment; electrical machinery, opening and closing hatches, means of access, ship's cargo handling gear, etc. Subject index with each part.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; USA; shipbuilding industry; sea transport; ships
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; safety officers; materials handling; lifting tackle; dock work; access to workplaces; toxic substances; pressure vessels and systems; painting; shipbreaking; ladders; scaffolds; conditions of work; electrical equipment; hand tools; explosion prevention; first aid; personal protective equipment; fire prevention; safe working methods; role of government; law; welding and cutting; power-driven hand tools
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Shipbuliding and ship repair
Water transportation
Shipwrecking