1301:3-6-01 Definitions.

(A) "ASME" shall mean the American society of mechanical engineers. Reference material from this organization can be located at www.asme.org or by calling 1-800-THE-ASME.

(B) "Division" or "Division of Industrial Compliance" or "Industrial Compliance" shall mean the division of industrial compliance in the Ohio department of commerce.

(C) "Elevator" is defined in division (A) of section 4105.01 of the Revised Code as a hoisting and lowering apparatus equipped with a car, cage, or platform which moves on or between permanent rails or guides and serves two or more fixed landings in a building or structure to which section 3781.06 of the Revised Code applies. "Elevator" includes dumb-waiters other than hand-powered dumb-waiters, escalators, manlifts, moving walks, of the endless belt type, other lifting or lowering apparatus permanently installed on or between rails or guides, and all equipment, machinery, and construction related to any elevator; but does not include construction hoists and other similar temporary lifting or lowering apparatuses, ski lifts, traveling, portable amusement rides or devices that are not affixed to a permanent foundation, or nonportable amusement rides or devices that are affixed to a permanent foundation.

(D) "Elevator section" shall mean the elevator section within the division of industrial compliance in the Ohio department of commerce.

Effective: 10/13/2005
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 09/30/2010
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: RC Sec. 4105.12
Rule Amplifies: RC Sec. 4105.01