This information is provided free of charge by the Department of Industrial Relations
from its web site at www.dir.ca.gov. These regulations are for the
convenience of the user and no representation or warranty is made that the information
is current or accurate. See full disclaimer at http://www.dir.ca.gov/od_pub/disclaimer.html.
Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 6. Power Transmission Equipment, Prime Movers, Machines and Machine Parts
Article 41. Prime Movers and Machinery
§3996. Cranks and Connecting Rods.
Cranks and connecting rods, when exposed to contact, shall be guarded in accordance with Section 3943 or by a guardrail as described in Section 3209(a).
NOTE: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code.
1. Amendment filed 10-9-85; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 85, No. 44).
Go Back to Article 41 Table of Contents