WACs > Title 296 > Chapter 296-806 > Section 296-806-30024
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â¢ Safeguard pulleys that have any part of the pulley seven feet or less above the floor or working surface.
In the absence of a specific safeguarding method, follow the safeguarding requirements found in safeguarding methods, WAC 296-806-20042 through 296-806-20058. Examples of safeguarding methods include:
â¢ Safeguarding by distance.
â¢ Safeguarding by location.
You do not need to safeguard pulleys that are in a room, vault, or similar space that contain only power transmission parts or equipment if the space:
â¢ Is controlled by lock and key or has similarly restricted access that allows only authorized persons to enter.
â¢ Is well lit.
â¢ Has a dry, level, and firm floor.
â¢ Has a well-marked route with a vertical clearance of at least five feet six inches for authorized employees to follow to perform their duties.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 49.17.010, 49.17.040, 49.17.050, and 49.17.060. WSR 04-14-028, Â§ 296-806-30024, filed 6/29/04, effective 1/1/05.]