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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 2. Safe Practices and Personal Protection
Article 7. Miscellaneous Safe Practices
§3339. Cargo, Materials, or Equipment.
(a) Cargo, materials or equipment found sufficiently broken or damaged as to afford a hazard shall be immediately repaired or shall be set aside at a safe distance away from the working area so that it can be repaired.
(b) Safe means of access to high piles of materials or equipment shall be provided.
1. Renumbering from Section 3666 filed 7-26-78; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 78, No. 23).
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