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Subchapter 4. Construction Safety Orders
Article 35. Helicopter Operations

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§1907. Ground Crew.

(a) All ground crewmembers shall be thoroughly instructed by the pilot or pilot's representative in their duties and of the immediate hazards. Escape procedures shall be planned with the pilot or pilot's representative in event of helicopter failure.

(b) Ground crewmembers shall wear dust goggles for eye protection and approved head protection with chin straps in place. Ear protection and dust protection where required shall be in accordance with applicable safety orders.

(c) Only those persons associated with the helicopter operations shall be permitted to approach within 50 feet of the operating helicopter.

NOTE: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code.


1. Amendment filed 2-1-85; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 85, No. 5).

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