• Publication Date:
  • Publication Type:
    Final Rule
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  • Standard Number:
  • Title:
    Crane or Derrick Suspended Personnel Platforms.
OSHA hereby amends its Construction Standards for Cranes and
Derricks [1926.550], by adding a new paragraph (g) to prohibit the
use of cranes or derricks to hoist personnel except in the situation
where no safe alternative is possible, and as long as the
requirements for such hoisting set out in paragraph (g) are
satisfied. Effective date: October 3, 1988.