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LOGGING AND SAWMILL SAFETY ORDERS

CHAPTER 4, SUBCHAPTER 13, ARTICLE 9
SECTION 6309(h)

ROLL-OVER PROTECTIVE STRUCTURES (ROPS) FOR EQUIPMENT USED IN LOGGING OPERATIONS


Amend Section 6309(h) to read:

6309. Canopies. Rollover, Jill Poke and Overhead Guard Protection.

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(h) Seat belts meeting the requirements of SAE J-386-a shall be provided and used on all equipment for which rollover protective structures (ROPS) are installed required and employees shall be instructed in their use.

Note: The use of an approved body belt or harness, controlled by an inertia reel to hold the operator in place during rollover, will satisfy the seat belt requirement.

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Note: Authority cited: Section 142.3 Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3 Code.