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Subchapter 13. Logging and Sawmill Safety Orders
Article 5. Falling and Bucking

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§6277. Spring Boards and Chopping Platforms.

(a) Spring boards and chopping platforms shall be designed and maintained to withstand anticipated loading.

(b) Springboard iron shall be well lipped and firmly attached with bolts or equivalent means of attachment.

(c) Staging boards shall be tested before using on a tree.

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

HISTORY

1. Amendment of subsections (a) and (b) filed 2-6-85; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 85, No. 6).

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