Responsibilities of Owners
- Inspection: The owner shall arrange for frequent and annual inspections to be performed in accordance with the recommendations of the manufacturer. All malfunctions and problems identified in the inspection shall be corrected before the aerial platform is returned to service.
- Frequent Inspection: The owner of an aerial platform shall ensure that a frequent inspection is performed in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions, for the aerial platform: (1) That was purchased used. This inspection shall be accomplished unless it is determined that the frequent and annual inspections are current; (2) That has been in service for 3 months or 150 hours, whichever comes first; (3) That has been out of service for a period longer than 3 months.
- Annual Inspection: The owner of an aerial platform shall ensure that an annual inspection is performed on the aerial platform no later than 13 months from the date of the prior annual inspection.
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