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§ 70-1116. Storage battery equipment

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 52 P.S. Mines and Mining

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 52 P.S. Mines and Mining (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 6. Pennsylvania Anthracite Coal Mine Act of 1965 (Refs & Annos)
Article XI. Rules for the Installation and Maintenance of Electrical Equipment (Refs & Annos)
52 P.S. § 70-1116
§ 70-1116. Storage battery equipment
(a) All storage battery equipment and charging stations shall be designated, operated and ventilated so that gas from the batteries will be safely diluted. Storage battery charging stations shall be on a separate split of air.
(b) The presence of flammable materials or smoking is not permitted in any storage battery room or charging station. Signs to this effect shall be posted in all battery rooms or charging stations.
(c) Storage battery operated equipment may be used in face areas of gassy mines when all electrical parts are enclosed in explosion proof casings and the batteries are adequately ventilated.


1965, Nov. 10, P.L. 721, No. 346, art. XI, § 1116.
52 P.S. § 70-1116, PA ST 52 P.S. § 70-1116
Current through Act 13 of the 2024 Regular Session. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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