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Operating Rules for Compaction Equipment

  • GENERAL INDUSTRY SAFETY ORDERS, Division 1, Chapter 4, Subchapter 7,
    Article 61, Section 4355
Status
Public hearing: December 19, 2013
Comment period: Nov. 1, 2013 - Dec. 19, 2013
Filed with Secretary of State: April 3, 2014
Effective date: July 1, 2014

Rulemaking Documents

Documents Relied Upon

  1. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Alert, “Preventing Worker Injuries and Deaths from Moving Refuse Collection Vehicles”, May 1997, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 97-110. (This document is copyrighted and therefore is not posted. The document may be viewed at the Standards Board office.)

  2. ANSI Z245.1-1992, American National Standard for Refuse Collection, Processing, and Disposal Equipment-Mobile Refuse Collection and Compaction Equipment-Safety Requirements. (This document is copyrighted and therefore is not posted. The document may be viewed at the Standards Board office.)

  3. ANSI Z245.1-1999, American National Standard for Equipment Technology and Operations for Wastes and Recyclable Materials-Mobile-Wastes and Recyclable Materials Collection, Transportation, and Compaction Equipment-Safety Requirements. (This document is copyrighted and therefore is not posted. The document may be viewed at the Standards Board office.)

  4. ANSI Z245.1-2008, American National Standard for Equipment Technology and Operations for Wastes and Recyclable Materials-Mobile Wastes and Recyclable Materials Collection, Transportation, and Compaction Equipment-Safety Requirements. (This document is copyrighted and therefore is not posted. The document may be viewed at the Standards Board office.)

  5. Division, Investigation Summary (with attached photographs page), Reporting ID 0950621, Investigation No. 202485900, Truckee Tahoe Sierra Disposal Co., Inc., dated January 30, 2008. (This document may be viewed at the Standards Board office.)