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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 18. Explosives and Pyrotechnics
Article 121. Snow Avalanche Blasting

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§5354. Storage of Explosives and Handcharges.

(a) The storage of explosive materials used in avalanche control practices shall comply with Article 114 of these Orders.

(b) Explosive materials shall be stored inside the manufacturer's original shipping containers.

Exception: Fuse caps and capped fuses stored in containers provided with sufficient padding that will reduce or minimize the potential for shock-induced detonation.

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


1. New section filed 10-10-2007; operative 11-9-2007 (Register 2007, No. 41).

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