12 CRR-NY 23-1.11NY-CRR

OFFICIAL COMPILATION OF CODES, RULES AND REGULATIONS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK
TITLE 12. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR
CHAPTER I. INDUSTRIAL BOARD OF APPEALS
SUBCHAPTER A. THE INDUSTRIAL CODE
PART 23. PROTECTION IN CONSTRUCTION, DEMOLITION AND EXCAVATION OPERATIONS
SUBPART 23-1. GENERAL PROVISIONS
12 CRR-NY 23-1.11
12 CRR-NY 23-1.11
23-1.11 Lumber and nail fastenings.
(a) The lumber used in the construction of equipment or temporary structures required by this Part (rule) shall be sound and shall not contain any defects such as ring shakes, large or loose knots or other defects which may impair the strength of such lumber for the purpose for which it is to be used.
(b) The lumber dimensions specified in this Part (rule) are nominal or trade size except as otherwise specifically stated with the words “full size” and except in the case of ladders.
(c) All nails shall be driven full length and shall be of the proper size, type, length and number to provide the required strength at all joints. Only double-headed or screw-type nails shall be used in the construction of scaffolds.
12 CRR-NY 23-1.11
Current through April 15, 2021
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