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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 13. Cranes and Other Hoisting Equipment
Article 98. Operating Rules

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§5009. Floor-Operated Cranes.

(a) Floor-operated cranes shall be operated only by the following:

(1) Designated operators;

(2) Maintenance and test personnel when it is necessary in the performance of their work;

(3) Inspectors in the performance of their duties.

(b) Personnel shall be required by the employer to pass a practical operating examination. Qualifications shall be limited to the specific type of equipment for which they have been examined.

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


1. Amendment filed 8-29-86; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 86, No. 39).

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