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Subchapter 20. Tunnel Safety Orders
Article 16. Mechanical Tunneling Methods, Machinery and Equipment

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§8462. Entering Bins or Bunkers.

Safety precautions in accordance with Section 3482(a) of the General Industry Safety Orders shall be taken where employees work in or around bins or bunkers.

NOTE: Authority cited: Sections 142.3 and 7997, Labor Code. Reference: Sections 142.3 and 7997, Labor Code.


1. Renumbering of former section 8492 heading to new section 8462 heading and new section filed 3-5-96; operative 4-4-96 (Register 96, No. 10).

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