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What does W/O stand for?

W/O stands for Work Order

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Despite a stop work order, construction took place during nights, weekends and holidays, Gerald Walsh, president of local advocacy group Dutch Kills Civic Association, told the Wall Street Journal.
Work order can be tracked to department, task, employee; multiple jobs may be assigned to the badge; timeframes may be set for each task and reported when overdue.
The stop work order patrol, a team of inspectors and city sherrifs who make unannounced inspections of sites with active SWO--which can be issued for a host of violations ranging from working without a permit to failing to provide approved plans on site--has been expanded to Manhattan.
Typically, a maintenance office clerk would take a telephone request and enter it into our Work Order Screen.