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Subchapter 4. Construction Safety Orders
Article 15. Cranes and Derricks in Construction

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§1619.4. Overhead & Gantry Cranes.

a) Permanently installed overhead and gantry cranes. The requirements of General Industry Safety Orders, Article 92, apply to the following equipment when used in construction and permanently installed in a facility: overhead and gantry cranes, including semi-gantry, cantilever gantry, wall cranes, storage bridge cranes, and others having the same fundamental characteristics.

(b) Overhead and gantry cranes that are not permanently installed in a facility.

(1) This subsection applies to the following equipment when used in construction and not permanently installed in a facility: Overhead and gantry cranes, overhead/bridge cranes, Semi-gantry, cantilever gantry, wall cranes, storage bridge cranes, launching gantry cranes, and similar equipment having the same fundamental characteristics, irrespective of whether it travels on tracks, wheels, or other means.

(2) The following requirements apply to equipment identified in subsection (b)(1) of this section:

(A) All sections of this Article 15 apply except the following sections: Sections 1615.1, 1615.2, 1616.5(a) through 1616.5(c), 1619.1, 1619.2, and 1619.4.

(B) The requirements of General Industry Safety Orders, Article 92, Cranes (Except Boom-Type Mobile Cranes).

(C) Applicable Standards:

1. For equipment identified in subsection (b)(1) which was manufactured before July 7, 2011, the standards prescribed by General Industry Safety Orders, Section 4884 shall apply.

2. For equipment manufactured on or after July 7, 2011, the following sections of ASME B30.2-2005 shall apply: 2-1.3.1; 2-1.3.2; 2-1.4.1; 2-1.6; 2-1.7.2; 2-1.8.2; 2-1.9.1; 2-1.9.2; 2-1.11; 2-1.12.2; 2-1.13.7; 2-1.14.2; 2-1.14.3; 2-1.14.5; 2-1.15.; 2-2.2.2; 2-3.2.1.1. In addition, 2-3.5 applies, except in 2-3.5.1(b), “29 CFR 1910.147” is substituted for “ANSI Z244.1.”

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

HISTORY

1. New section filed 7-7-2011; operative 7-7-2011. Exempt from OAL review pursuant to Labor Code section 142.3(a)(3) (Register 2011, No. 27).

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