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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 8. Points of Operation and Other Hazardous Parts of Machinery
Article 65. Paper Converting and Printing Machines

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§4438. Guillotine Type Cutters.

(a) Each guillotine type cutter shall be equipped with a control which requires the operator to use both hands to engage the clutch.

(b) Each guillotine type cutter shall be equipped with a nonrepeat device, except programmed machines having barrier guards and/or devices which will effectively prevent employees' hands from entering the danger zone.

(c) Carriers shall be provided and used for transportation of guillotine type cutter knives.

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


1. New subsection (f) filed 10-17-75; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 75, No. 42).

2. Repealer and new section filed 9-22-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 41).

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