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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 18. Explosives and Pyrotechnics
Article 114. Storage of Explosives
§5252.1. Quantity and Distance Table for Storage of Explosives-Low Explosives
Distances in Feet When Storage Is Unbarricaded.
(a) These explosives normally will be confined to pressure ruptures of containers
and will not produce propagating shock waves or damaging blast over pressure
beyond the magazine distance specified for this class. These distances are unbarricaded.
(b) Distances are not to be reduced by the presence of barricades or earth cover.
Authority cited: Sections 142.3 and 7997, Labor Code. Reference: Sections 142.3
and 7997, Labor Code.
1. New section filed 7-11-2003; operative 8-10-2003 (Register 2003, No. 28).
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