Shipbreaking & Repair

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Jun 19, 2017
Hazards Associated with Spray Painting in Shipyard Employment

https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3897.pdf

This new factsheet explains how to protect workers from the primary dangers associated with spray painting marine vessels

Source: OSHA

Jan 22, 2017
OSHA Safe Work Practices for Shipbreaking

https://www.osha.gov/Publications/3375shipbreaking.pdf

This document highlights important information through references and hyperlinks to OSHA regulations that can be used to help employers develop a comprehensive Safety and Health Management System.

Source: OSHA

Dec 01, 2010
OSHA Shipyard Employment: Shipbreaking etoo

https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/shipyard/ship_breaking/index.html

This resource provides safety and health information related to the shipbreaking processes.

Source: os

Oct 01, 2008
Safety and Health Injury Prevention Sheet (SHIPS) on Shipfitting

http://www.osha.gov/dts/maritime/sltc/ships/shipfitting/shipfitting.pdf

This new OSHA resource addresses the hazards of shipfitting in vessel construction and repair and ways to avoid those hazards.

Source: OSHA