- Part Number:1915
- Part Number Title:Occup. Safety and Health Standards for Shipyard Employment
- Subpart:1915 Subpart G
- Subpart Title:Gear and Equipment for Rigging and Materials Handling
- Standard Number:
- Title:Ropes, chains and slings.
- GPO Source:
The provisions of this section shall apply to ship repairing, shipbuilding and shipbreaking.
When U-bolt wire rope clips are used to form eyes, employers must use Table G-1 in § 1915.118 to determine the number and spacing of clips. Employers must apply the U-bolt so that the "U" section is in contact with the dead end of the rope.
[67 FR 44543, July 3, 2002; 76 FR 33609, July 8, 2011]