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• Part Number: 1926
• Part Title: Safety and Health Regulations for Construction
• Subpart: CC
• Subpart Title: Cranes & Derricks in Construction
• Standard Number: 1926.1429
• Title: Qualifications of maintenance & repair employees.


1926.1429(a)
Maintenance, inspection and repair personnel are permitted to operate the equipment only where all of the following requirements are met:
1926.1429(a)(1)
The operation is limited to those functions necessary to perform maintenance, inspect the equipment, or verify its performance.
1926.1429(a)(2)
The personnel either:
1926.1429(a)(2)(i)
Operate the equipment under the direct supervision of an operator who meets the requirements of § 1926.1427 (Operator qualification and certification); or
1926.1429(a)(2)(ii)
Are familiar with the operation, limitations, characteristics and hazards associated with the type of equipment.
1926.1429(b)
Maintenance and repair personnel must meet the definition of a qualified person with respect to the equipment and maintenance/repair tasks performed.

[75 FR 48158, August 9, 2010]

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