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General Requirements General Working Conditions
General Working Conditions
This image illustrates the variety of working conditions while performing ship repair.
Many conditions and operations in the shipyard that may produce hazards must be evaluated and controlled. Some of these include:

Note: Confined space entry is one of the leading hazards associated with barge cleaning. Review the Ship Repair: Confined/Enclosed Spaces and Other Dangerous Atmospheres chapter for information on how to protect workers from this hazard.

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