The requirements for elevator machine room guarding falls under Ontario Regulation 851 (O. Reg. 851) sections 24, 25, 75 and 76 made under the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) and enforced by the Ministry of Labour, which states
“Where a machine or prime mover or transmission equipment has an exposed moving part that may endanger the safety of any worker, the machine or prime mover or transmission equipment shall be equipped with and guarded by a guard or other device that prevents access to the moving part. R.R.O. 1990, Reg. 851, s. 24.”
ProTech Elevators offers supply and installation of Global style machine room guarding (fence style), Flavesco component machine guarding is available upon request.
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