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GENERAL INDUSTRY SAFETY ORDERS
CHAPTER 4, SUBCHAPTER 7, ARTICLE 25, SECTION 3649
RIDERLESS, HIGH-LIFT STRADDLE TRUCKS


Amend Section 3649 to read as follows:

3649. Definitions.

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High-Lift Truck. An industrial truck equipped with a power-operated lifting device used for the transportation, tiering, and positioning of loads. As used in this definition, high-lift trucks include riderless high-lift straddle trucks where the employee operates the truck using a moveable steering arm and control handle while standing or walking behind the truck. (Excluded are front-end loaders defined in Section 3666 and tiering conveyors as defined in Article 32.)

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