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  Scaffolds (Staging) » Hanging Staging (Marine)
  Introduction | Preparing for Use | Install/Disassembly | Use of Staging | Key Components | Topic Glossary
 
Consideration of Key Components Consideration of Key Components

This section of the eTool module on Ship Repair presents safety considerations specific to particular components of marine hanging staging installations. For instance, this section addresses the importance of the staging's attachment to overhead supports, of suspension cable integrity, and of struts making a secure connection between platforms and cable assemblies. Also, considerations for the safe use of platforms, stairways, and ladders are presented.
 
Select any of the links below for details on considerations relevant to specific staging components:

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