- Part Number:1926
- Part Number Title:Safety and Health Regulations for Construction
- Subpart:1926 Subpart CC
- Subpart Title:Cranes & Derricks in Construction
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- GPO Source:
The employer must provide training as follows:
The employer must train each operator in accordance with § 1926.1427(a) and (b), on the safe operation of the equipment the operator will be using.
The employer must train each operator covered under the exception of § 1926.1427(a)(2) on the safe operation of the equipment the operator will be using.
The employer must train each operator of the equipment covered by this subpart in the following practices:
On friction equipment, whenever moving a boom off a support, first raise the boom a short distance (sufficient to take the load of the boom) to determine if the boom hoist brake needs to be adjusted. On other types of equipment with a boom, the same practice is applicable, except that typically there is no means of adjusting the brake; if the brake does not hold, a repair is necessary. See § 1926.1417(f) and (j) for additional requirements.
Where available, the manufacturer's emergency procedures for halting unintended equipment movement.
[75 FR 48158, August 9, 2010]
[75 FR 48158, August 9, 2010; 83 FR 56247, November 9, 2018]