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Subchapter 6. Elevator Safety Orders
Group 3. New Elevator Installations, Article 21. Machinery and Equipment for Electric Elevators

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§3121.0. Car and Counterweight Guide Rails, Guide-Rail Supports and Fastenings.

Car and counterweight guide rails, guide-rail supports and fastenings shall comply with Section 200 of ASME A17.1-1996, which is hereby incorporated by reference.

(a) Guide rail supports and fastenings shall comply with section 3030(k)(3).

(b) Where slots are used for adjustment of the distance between guide rails, the brackets shall be secured in their final position by a bolt not less than 3/8 inch diameter or by welding.

(Title 24, Part 7, Section 7-3121.0.)

NOTE: Authority cited: Section 142.3, Labor Code. Reference: Section 142.3, Labor Code; and Section 18943(b), Health and Safety Code.


1. New article 21 (sections 3121.0-3121.14) and section filed 9-25-98; operative 10-25-98 (Register 98, No. 39).

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