Other types of scaffolds used in the shipyard include:
Figure 1: Suspended Scaffold.
Aerial lifts and
lifts are used in the shipyard and have special operating
- Suspended: Scaffolds suspended from above which could hang from
rope, wire rope, or rigid supports. Examples include:
- Supported: Scaffolds supported from the ground, deck, or barge.
Before reviewing this
section, refer to the
General Scaffolding Requirements.
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- Types of scaffolds that are not specifically identified in
this section must meet the general requirements of paragraphs (b),
and (j) of this section, be in accordance with recognized principles of
design, and be constructed in accordance with accepted standards covering
such equipment. [29 CFR 1915.71(h)]