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Subchapter 7. General Industry Safety Orders
Group 13. Cranes and Other Hoisting Equipment
Article 99. Testing
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§5024. Examination of Bulk Cargo Handling Devices.

All bulk cargo handling devices, together with any portable extension, rigging components, outriggers, and attachment points, supporting them or any of their components vertically, need not be tested but shall be examined by a certificating agency when first certificated and annually thereafter. The examination shall be carried out with particular attention to the condition of rope and accessories. The equipment shall not be considered satisfactory unless, in the opinion of the certificating agency as stated in Section 5021, it is deemed fit to serve its intended function.

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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