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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 13. Cranes and Other Hoisting Equipment
Article 97. Hoists, Auxiliary Hoisting Equipment and Hoisting Operations

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§4986. Mobile Towers, Hoists and Similar Equipment.

NOTE: Does not include cranes or earth-moving machines.

(a) The platform of a mobile hoist unit used to transport any rolling equipment, such as wheelbarrows, concrete buggies, etc., shall be provided with an adequate means to hold such equipment and its load securely in place.

(b) All mobile towers, hoists, and similar equipment must comply with applicable provisions of Article 14 of the Construction Safety Orders.

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


1. Amendment filed 5-1-87; operative 5-31-87 (Register 87, No. 19).

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