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Canada Occupational Health and Safety Regulations

Version of section 14.40 from 2009-03-05 to 2019-06-24:

 Where rear-dumping motorized materials handling equipment is used to discharge a load at the edge of a sudden drop in grade level that may cause the equipment to tip and in order to prevent the motorized materials handling equipment from being backed over the edge,

  • (a) a bumping block shall be used; or

  • (b) a signaller shall give directions to the operator of the equipment.

  • SOR/96-400, s. 1
  • SOR/2009-84, s. 1(F)

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