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WAC 296-56-60029: Safety observer on railroad switching

Published: 2015

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WACs > Title 296 > Chapter 296-56 > Section 296-56-60029



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WAC 296-56-60029

Safety observer on railroad switching.

When persons are required to work between railway cars, underneath railway cars or in areas where switching is done, there shall be a person charged with the responsibility to warn of an approaching switch of the railway car or cars, unless other reasonable and practical safeguards are provided.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.040 and 49.17.050. WSR 86-03-064 (Order 86-02), § 296-56-60029, filed 1/17/86; WSR 85-01-022 (Order 84-24), § 296-56-60029, filed 12/11/84.]