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Subchapter 13. Logging and Sawmill Safety Orders
Article 17. Lath, Shingle, and Shake Mills
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§6397. Bolter and Equalizer Saws.

(a) Bolter and equalizer saws shall be provided with guards of 1-inch wood or equivalent material. The guard shall be secured to the carriage and entirely cover the saw disc when the carriage is in the loading position. Wipers shall be installed on both sides of the saw.

(b) A device shall be provided to automatically return, secure and hold the carriage in the neutral position.

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


1. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 2-6-85; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 85, No. 6).

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