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Regulations (Standards - 29 CFR) - Table of Contents
• Part Number: 1915
• Part Title: Occup. Safety and Health Standards for Shipyard Employment
• Subpart: B
• Subpart Title: Confined and Enclosed Spaces and Other Dangerous Atmospheres in Shipyard Employment
• Standard Number: 1915.16
• Title: Warning signs and labels.
• GPO Source: e-CFR


Employee comprehension of signs and labels. The Employer shall ensure that each sign or label posted to comply with the requirements of this subpart is presented in a manner that can be perceived and understood by all employees.


Posting of large work areas. A warning sign or label required by paragraph (a) of this section need not be posted at an individual tank, compartment or work space within a work area if the entire work area has been tested and certified: not safe for workers, not safe for hot work, and if the sign or label to this effect is posted conspicuously at each means of access to the work area.

[59 FR 37816, July 25, 1994]

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