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(b) On elevators having a rated load of more than 450 lb. and less than 750 lb. and operating at a rated speed of 30 fpm or less, suspension ropes shall be not less than 3/8 in. in diameter.
(c) Where the rated load is more than 750 lb. or the rated speed exceeds 30
fpm, each suspension rope shall have a safety factor of not less than 7.5.
(Title 24, Part 7, Section 7-3093.52)
Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code.
1. New section filed 7-22-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 36).
2. Amendment of section heading and section filed 8-29-2001; operative 9-28-2001
(Register 2001, No. 35).