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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 8. Points of Operation and Other Hazardous Parts of Machinery
Article 65. Paper Converting and Printing Machines

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§4443. Paper Punches and Line Perforators (Class B).

Mechanical or foot power punches and line perforators shall be provided with a device that will prevent the operator's fingers from entering the point of operation.

EXCEPTION: Paper punches and line perforators where the clearance between the opening for feeding stock does not exceed three-eighths inch when in the open position.

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


1. Amendment filed 9-22-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 41).

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