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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 1. General Physical Conditions and Structures Orders
Article 6. Powered Platforms and Equipment for Building Maintenance

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§3299. Personal Fall Protection.

Employees on working platforms shall be protected by a personal fall arrest system meeting the requirements of Appendix C, Section I of this article, and as otherwise provided by these orders.

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

1. New section and Appendices A-E filed 3-9-93; operative 4-8-93 (Register 93, 
No. 11).

2. Change without regulatory effect amending Appendices A and D filed 9-13-95
pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register
95, No. 37).

3. Change without regulatory effect amending first paragraph of Appendix D
filed 9-11-96 pursuant to 
section 100, title 1, California Code ofRegulations (Register 96, No. 37).

4. Amendment of appendix C filed 3-31-2000; operative 4-30-2000 (Register
2000, No. 13).

5. Change without regulatory effect providing more legible figures 1, 2 and 3
within appendix B with no change therein filed 6-22-2000 pursuant to 
section100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2000, No. 25).

6. Change without regulatory effect providing more legible figures 1-3 within
appendix B filed 2-9-2009 pursuant to 
section 100, title 1, California Codeof Regulations (Register 2009, No. 7).
Appendix A
Appendix B
Appendix C
Appendix D

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