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  • Part Number Title:
    Safety and Health Regulations for Construction
  • Subpart:
    1926 Subpart O
  • Subpart Title:
    Motor Vehicles, Mechanized Equipment, and Marine Operations
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    Definitions applicable to this subpart.
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"Apron" - The area along the waterfront edge of the pier or wharf.


"Bulwark" - The side of a ship above the upper deck.


"Coaming" - The raised frame, as around a hatchway in the deck, to keep out water.


"Jacob's ladder" - A marine ladder of rope or chain with wooden or metal rungs.


"Rail", for the purpose of 1926.605, means a light structure serving as a guard at the outer edge of a ship's deck.