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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 6. Power Transmission Equipment, Prime Movers, Machines and Machine Parts
Article 37. Purpose, Definitions and Standards
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§3942. Type of Guarding Required.

(a) All guards shall be appropriate for the hazards involved, secured in place, constructed of substantial material as listed in Table G-1; and have surfaces free of hazardous projections.

(b) Guards shall be provided with hinged or removable sections where it is necessary to change belts, make adjustments, or for the admission of lubricants.


1. Repealer and new section filed 10-25-74; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 74, No. 43).

2. Amendment filed 10-9-85; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 85, No. 44).

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