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Subchapter 6. Elevator Safety Orders Article 15. Special Access Lifts
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§3093.3. Top Car Clearance.

The top car clearance shall be not less than 6 in. (152 mm) plus 1 in. (25 mm) for each 3 1/3 fpm (0.017 m/s) of the rated speed in excess of 30 fpm (0.15 m/s).

(Title 24, Part 7, Section 7-3093.3)


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


1. New section filed 7-22-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 36).

2. Editorial correction (Register 97, No. 6).

3. Amendment of section heading filed 8-29-2001; operative 9-28-2001 (Register 2001, No. 35).

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