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Industry Safety Standards and Recommendations

Rieker Indicators comply with current ASME, ANSI, and OSHA Regulations:

ASME B56.6 Rough Terrain Forklifts Para. 8.5.5 requires a boom angle indicator on telescoping boom forklifts.

ASME B56.7 Industrial Crane Trucks.  Their capacity is based on radius and a boom angle could be used to determine this.

ANSI A92.2  Vehicle-Mounted Elevating & Rotating Aerial Devices

ANSI A92.3  Manually Propelled Elevating Aerial Platforms

ANSI A92.5  Boom-supported aerial lifts (telescoping boom) Para. 4.10.6, 5 degree out of level warning device.

ANSI A92.6  Self-propelled aerial lifts (scissors lifts) 4.6.6 slope warning.

ANSI/SIA A92.7-1990 for airline ground support vehicle-mounted vertical lift devices.

DETAILS:

TITLE 8: CHAPTER 4, SUBCHAPTER 7, ARTICLE 24, GENERAL INDUSTRY SAFETY ORDERS
SECTION 3638(b); AERIAL DEVICES, UPDATE OF NATIONAL CONSENSUS STANDARDS (ANSI, ANSI/SIA)

Amend Section 3638(b) to read: 3638. Equipment Instructions and Marking

(b)(1) Each aerial device placed in service prior to 2001 shall have a conspicuously displayed legible plate or other legible marking verifying the aerial device is designed and manufactured in accordance with the following applicable specifications:
ANSI A92.2-1969 or 1979 for vehicle mounted elevating and rotating aerial devices 
ANSI A92.3-1980 for manually propelled elevating work platforms,
ANSI A92.5-1980 for boom supported elevating work platforms,
ANSI A92.6-1979 for self-propelled elevating work platforms,
ANSI A92.7-1981 for airline ground support vehicle-mounted vertical lift devices.
(2) Each aerial device placed in service on or after ( * ) shall have a conspicuously displayed legible plate or other legible marking verifying the aerial device is designed and manufactured in accordance with the following applicable specifications:
ANSI/SIA A92.2-1990 for vehicle-mounted elevating and rotating aerial devices,
ANSI/SIA A92.3-1990 for manually propelled elevating aerial platforms,
ANSI/SIA A92.5-1992 for boom-supported elevating work platforms,
ANSI/SIA A92.6-1990 for self-propelled elevating work platforms,

OSHA -- Occupational Safety & Health  Administration

U.S. Department of Labor

Part Title: Safety and Health Regulations for Construction

Subpart Title: Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, Elevators, and Conveyors

<Click the link below to visit the OSHA web site>

http://www.osha-slc.gov/OshStd_data/1926_0550.html

<then follow these breadcrumbs: > Regulations (Standards - 29 CFR) > PART 1926 Safety and Health                Regulations for Construction > 1926.550 - Cranes and derricks  > 1926.550(a)(1)

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