As prescribed in USCG guidance at (HSAR) 48 CFR 3017.9000(a) and (b), this clause may be included in sealed bid fixed-price solicitations and contracts for vessel repair, alteration, or conversion which are to be performed within the United States, its possessions, or Puerto Rico. Unless inappropriate, this clause may be included in
negotiated solicitations and contracts to be performed outside the United States.
DEPARTMENT OF LABOR SAFETY AND HEALTH REGULATIONS FOR SHIP REPAIR (DEC 2003)
Nothing contained in this contract shall relieve the Contractor of any obligations it may have to comply with—
(a) The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (29 U.S.C. 651, et seq.);
(b) The Safety and Health Regulations for Ship Repairing (29 CFR part 1915); or
(c) Any other applicable Federal, State, and local laws, codes, ordinances, and regulations.
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