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Subchapter 6. Elevator Safety Orders
Article 12.3. Special Purpose Personnel Elevators
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§3085.3. Horizontal Car and Counterweight Clearances [Rule 1500.2].

(a) Horizontal car and counterweight clearances shall conform to the requirements of Section 3018 and subsection 3085.6(a).

(b) Where the distance between the car sill and the facia, where provided, or the building structure exceeds 7 in. (178 mm), the car door or gate shall be equipped with an interlock or contact lock.

(Title 24, Part 7, Section 7-3085.3)

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


1. Editorial correction of subsection (b) (Register 95, No. 34).

2. Editorial correction of Note (Register 97, No. 25).

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