Regulations (Standards - 29 CFR) - Table of Contents|
| Part Number:||1919|
| Part Title:||Gear Certification|
| Subpart Title:||Certification of Shore-Based Material Handling Devices|
| Standard Number:||1919.76|
| Title:||Safe working load reduction.|
| GPO Source:||e-CFR|
If the operation in which equipment is engaged never utilizes more than a fraction of the safe working load rating, the owner of such equipment may, at his option, have the crane or derrick certificated for and operated at a lesser maximum safe working load in keeping with the use and based on radius and other pertinent factors: Provided, however, That the equipment concerned is physically capable of operation at the original load rating and the load reduction is not for the purpose of avoiding correction of any deficiency.
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