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WAC 296-870-70060

Two- and four-point suspended working platforms.

Important:
In addition to these requirements, you also need to meet the requirements of both of the following sections in this chapter:
1. Suspended working platforms and manned platforms used on supported equipment, WAC 296-870-70050;
2. Working platform fall protection, WAC 296-870-70055.
(1) You must make sure an emergency electric operating device is provided on roof powered platforms that:
(a) Can be used if either the normal operating device located on the platform or the cable connected to the platform fails; and
(b) Is mounted in a secured compartment near the hoisting machine.
(2) You must make sure the secured compartment containing the emergency electric operating device:
(a) Is labeled with instructions for using the emergency electric operating device; and
(b) Has means for opening the compartment mounted in:
(i) A break-glass receptacle near the emergency electric operating device; or
(ii) An equivalent secure and accessible location.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050. WSR 15-23-086, § 296-870-70060, filed 11/17/15, effective 12/18/15. Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050, 47.17.060. WSR 06-19-075, § 296-870-70060, filed 9/19/06, effective 1/1/07.]
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