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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 8. Points of Operation and Other Hazardous Parts of Machinery
Article 69. Food and Tobacco Machinery

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§4550. Caramel Slitter (Circular Knife Type).

(a) The knives shall be completely covered with an adjustable guard (wire mesh openings not to exceed 1/4 inch)

(b) The material shall be fed through the knives by either;

(1) a feed belt to carry the material under and away from the knives, or

(2) a slide feed set at an incline that will permit the material to pass by gravity against the knives on the intake side and away from the knives on the discharge side.

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


1. Amendment filed 5-1-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 19).

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