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Shipyard Employment eTool: Shipbreaking
General Requirements Shipbuilding Ship Repair Shipbreaking Barge Cleaning

Access and Guarding of Work Surfaces » Working Surfaces


Figure 1: Workers equipped with full body harnesses, lanyards and oversized snaphooks
Figure 1: Workers equipped with full body harnesses, lanyards and oversized snaphooks.

Figure 2: Workers protected with lifejackets (PFDs) while docking and boarding barge
Figure 2: Workers protected with lifejackets (PFDs) while docking and boarding barge.

Figure 3: Clamp-on guardrail protecting open side of platform
Figure 3: Clamp-on guardrail protecting open side of platform.

Potential Hazards:

  • Falls to solid surfaces
  • Falls into water
  • Slips, trips, and falls

Requirements and Example Solutions:



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