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OSHA Wire Rope Inspection Fact Sheet

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Another great Fact Sheet from OSHA on the proper inspection requirements for wire rope used on cranes and derricks in construction. This document is intended to assist wire rope inspectors and supervisors. These provisions are effective November 8, 2010.
Fact sheet focuses on what actions need to be performed for:
    • Shift inspections: deficienceies and removal service criteria
    • critical review items
    • monthly inspection
    • and annual/comprehensive inspections. 

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