(b) Occupational Safety and Health Standards for Agriculture: 1928.53 “Protective
enclosures for wheel-type agricultural tractors -- test procedures and performance
(c) Safety and Health Regulations for Construction: 1926.1001 “Minimum
performance criteria for rollover protective structures for designated scrapers, loaders,
dozers, graders, and crawler tractors.”
(4) The standards adopted in subrules (1), (2), and (3) of this rule are also available
for inspection at the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, MIOSHA
Standards Section, 7150 Harris Drive, P.O. Box 30643, Lansing, Michigan, 48909-8143.
(5) Copies of the standards adopted in subrules (1), (2), and (3) of this rule may be
obtained from the publisher or may also be obtained from the Department of Licensing
and Regulatory Affairs, MIOSHA Standards Section, 7150 Harris Drive, P.O. Box
30643, Lansing, Michigan, 48909-8143, at the cost charged in this rule, plus $20.00 for
shipping and handling.
(6) The following Michigan occupational safety and health standards are referenced
in these rules. Up to 5 copies of these standards may be obtained at no charge from the
Michigan Department of licensing and regulatory affairs, MIOSHA standards section,
7150 Harris Drive, P.O. Box 30643, Lansing, MI, 48909-8143 or via the internet at
the time of adoption of these rules, is 4 cents per page.
(a) General Industry Safety Standard Part 33 “Personal Protective Equipment,” R
408.13301 to R 408.13398.
(b) General Industry Safety Standard Part 37 “Accident Prevention Signs and Tags,”
R 408.13701 to R 408.13736.
History: 2013 AACS.
R 408.12203 Definitions; A to F.
Rule 2203. (1) "Attachment" means a removable or permanently mounted device
on a tractor, such as, but not limited to, sweepers, mowers, blades, forks, front-end
loaders, and post-hole diggers.
(2) "Drift" means to move without control.
(3) "Fork-lift tractor" means a high-lift, self-loading tractor equipped with load
carriage and forks for transporting and tiering loads.
(4) "Free play" means an uncontrolled movement.
History: 1979 AC; 2013 AACS.
R 408.12205 Definitions; L.
Rule 2205. (1) "Load-axle" means the tractor axle nearest the load.
(2) "Load backrest extension" means a device extending vertically from the fork
(3) "Load-engaging means" means a load-handling device attached to a tractor for
the purpose of handling a load.