This information is provided free of charge by the Department of Industrial Relations from its web site at www.dir.ca.gov. These regulations are for the convenience of the user and no representation or warranty is made that the information is current or accurate. See full disclaimer at http://www.dir.ca.gov/od_pub/disclaimer.html.

Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 2. Safe Practices and Personal Protection
Article 7. Miscellaneous Safe Practices

Return to index
New query

§3303. Flying Particles or Substances.

Wherever there is danger of injury from flying particles or substances, adequate shields, screens, chip guards, or enclosures shall be provided and they shall be designed and constructed for the purpose of deflecting or confining said flying particles or substances in a manner that will prevent injury to employees. When it is not possible to provide such guards, employees subject to such hazards shall be protected by the use of personal protective equipment.

HISTORY

1. Amendment filed 10-25-74; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 74, No. 43).

Go BackGo Back to Article 7 Table of Contents