4101:5-1-01 Scope.

This code covers the design, construction, repair, alteration, and maintenance of:

(A) Passenger elevators;

(B) Freight elevators;

(C) Dumbwaiters;

(D) Escalators;

(E) Moving walks;

(F) Belt Manlifts;

(G) Mine elevators;;

(H) Special service elevators and other lifting and lowering equipment as provided for by section 4105.01 of the Revised Code, but shall not include the following:

(1) Conveyors and related equipment within the scope of "ANSI B 20.1 ";

(2) Tiering or piling machines used to move material to and from storage and located and operating entirely within one story;

(3) Equipment for feeding or positioning materials at machine tools, printing presses, etc.;

(4) Hoists for raising or lowering materials and which are provided with unguided hooks, slings, and similar means for attachment to the materials;

(5) Skip or furnace hoists;

(6) Wharf ramps;

(7) Amusement devices, but does include elevators in observation towers, etc.;

(8) Lift bridges;

(9) Railroad car lifts or dumpers;

(10) Material hoists and workmen's hoists in place for the duration of the construction renovation or demolition of the project; and

(11) Elevators in one-, two-, and three-family dwelling houses.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/10/2011 and 11/01/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4105.011(A)
Rule Amplifies: 4105.01 , 4105.011(A) , 4105.17
Prior Effective Dates: 4/1/74, 12/15/84, 2/1/96, 12/1/00, 4/1/02