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Subchapter 6. Elevator Safety Orders
Article 15. Special Access Lifts

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§3093.6. Horizontal Car Clearances [Rule 500.6].

(a) There shall be a clearance of not less than 3/4 in. (19 mm) between the car and the hoistway enclosure, and between the car and its counterweight. [500.6a]

(b) The clearance between the car platform and the landing sill shall be not less than 1/2 in. (13 mm) nor more than 1 1/2 in. (38 mm). [500.6b]

(Title 24, Part 7, Section 7-3093.6)

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

HISTORY

1. New section filed 7-22-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 36).

2. Editorial correction of subsection (a) (Register 95, No. 34).

3. Editorial correction of subsection (b) (Register 97, No. 6).

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