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Subchapter 4. Construction Safety Orders
Article 15. Cranes and Derricks in Construction
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§1611.1 Assembly/Disassembly - Selection of Manufacturer or Employer Procedures.

When assembling or disassembling equipment (or attachments), the employer shall comply with all applicable manufacturer prohibitions and shall comply with either:

(a) Manufacturer procedures applicable to assembly and disassembly, or

(b) Employer procedures for assembly and disassembly. Employer procedures may be used only where the employer can demonstrate that the procedures used meet the requirements in Section 1611.4. Note: The employer shall follow manufacturer procedures when using synthetic slings during assembly or disassembly rigging. [See Section 1611.2(r).]

Note: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code.


1. New section filed 7-7-2011; operative 7-7-2011. Exempt from OAL review pursuant to Labor Code section 142.3(a)(3) (Register 2011, No. 27).

2. Amendment filed 10-2-2012; operative 11-1-2012 (Register 2012, No. 40).

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