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Name: Confined and Enclosed Spaces and Other Dangerous Atmospheres in Shipyard Employment Rule (29 CFR Part 1915)
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Protection in certain sectors of economic activity
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1995-03-15
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1995-03-16, Vol. 60, No. 51, pp. 14218-14220, ISSN: 0097-6326
ISN: USA-1995-R-40208
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=40208&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1995-03-16, Vol. 60, No. 51, pp. 14218-14220, ISSN: 0097-6326
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the order of testing before employees may enter a confined or enclosed space or other dangerous atmosphere. Sets out the circumstances when flammable atmospheres must be maintained above the upper explosive limit during installation of ventilation or rescue, and specifies the limited locations and conditions where hot work may be performed without first being certified by a Marine Chemist.
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