- Part Number:1915
- Part Number Title:OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH STANDARDS FOR SHIPYARD EMPLOYMENT
- Subpart:1915 Subpart D
- Subpart Title:Welding, Cutting and Heating
- Standard Number:
- Title:Arc welding and cutting.
- GPO Source:
The provisions of this section shall apply to ship repairing, shipbuilding and shipbreaking.
Manual electrode holders.
Welding cables and connectors.
Ground returns and machine grounding.
Operating instructions. Employers shall instruct employees in the safe means of arc welding and cutting as follows:
Shielding. Whenever practicable, all arc welding and cutting operations shall be shielded by noncombustible or flame-proof screens which will protect employees and other persons working in the vicinity from the direct rays of the arc.