Elevator Safety Code
260-RICR-30-10-1 INACTIVE RULE EMERGENCY RULE
|Title||260||Department of Labor and Training|
|Chapter||30||Workforce Regulation and Safety|
|Part||1||Elevator Safety Code|
|Type of Filing||Amendment|
|Effective||09/12/2006 to 04/10/2007|
Chapter 23-33 and section 42-35-3(b) of the General Laws of the State of Rhode Island
Purpose and Reason:
This amendment to the Elevator Safety Code adds rule 2.0 to Appendix A to address safety issues regarding the limited use of elevators and related equipment during construction.
Brief statement of Reason for Finding Imminent Peril:
Elevators are often used on construction sites prior to the issuance of regular certificates of occupation. This amendment will allow the Department of Labor and Training to apply safety conditions to this use and monitor compliance.