- Part Number:1917
- Part Number Title:Marine Terminals
- Subpart:1917 Subpart F
- Subpart Title:Terminal Facilities
- Standard Number:
- Title:Fixed ladders.
- GPO Source:
"Cage" (basket guard) means a barrier enclosing or nearly enclosing a ladder's climbing space and fastened to one or both of the ladder's side rails or to another structure.
"Fixed ladder" means a ladder including individual rung ladders, permanently attached to a structure, building or piece of equipment.
"Ladder safety device" means a support system limiting an employee's drop or fall from the ladder, and which may incorporate friction brakes, lifelines and lanyards, or sliding attachments.
"Well" means a permanent complete enclosure around a fixed ladder, which is attached to the walls of the well.
Protection against falls.
[62 FR 40141, July 25, 1997; 65 FR 40941, June 30, 2000]