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 20. Flammable Liquids, Gases and Vapors
Article 141. Container and Portable Tank Storage

Return to index
New query


§5537. Assembly Occupancies, Buildings Containing More Than Three Dwelling Units and Hotels.

Storage in excess of 10 gallons of Category 1, 2 or 3 flammable liquids combined or 60 gallons of Category 4 flammable liquids shall be in containers stored in a storage cabinet or in safety cans or in an inside storage room not having an opening directly into that portion of the building used by the public.
Note: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code.
HISTORY
1. Amendment filed 7-16-76; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 76, No. 29).
2. Amendment of section and new Note filed 5-5-2014; operative 5-6-2014 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4(b)(3) (Register 2014, No. 19).

Go BackGo Back to Article 141 Table of Contents