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Subchapter 15. Petroleum Safety Orders--Refining, Transportation and Handling
Article 16. Pumps, Pipe Lines and Valves

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§6844. Pumps.

(a) Drainage shall be provided to prevent the accumulation of oils around pump bases.

(b) When the service experience of a pump indicates that the stuffing box is inadequate to prevent the possibility of liquid spray creating a hazard to employees, and such pump handles a flammable liquid, a corrosive, or a liquid at a temperature over 200° F., shields, covers, or equivalent protection shall be provided.

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

HISTORY

1. Amendment of subsection (a), repealer and new subsection (b), repealer of subsection (c) and new NOTE filed 9-6-94; operative 10-6-94 (Register 94, No. 36).

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