- Part Number:1917
- Part Number Title:Marine Terminals
- Subpart:1917 Subpart B
- Subpart Title:Marine Terminal Operations
- Standard Number:
- GPO Source:
Hatch beams, covers and pontoons placed in terminal working areas shall be stowed in stable piles with beams secured against tipping or falling. Alternatively, beams may be laid on their sides. When beams and pontoons are stowed in tiers more than one high, dunnage or other suitable material shall be used under and between tiers.
Cargo and material shall not obstruct access to vessels, cranes, vehicles or buildings. Means of access and egress within buildings shall be similarly unobstructed.
[48 FR 30909, July 5, 1983, as amended at 62 FR 40196, July 25, 1997]