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52 Pa. Code § 33.125. Other conditions and obstruction adjacent to tracks.

§ 33.125. Other conditions and obstruction adjacent to tracks.

 (a)  No merchandise, material, or other articles shall knowingly be permitted to remain piled or assembled on ground or on platforms adjacent to any track at a distance of less than 8 feet, 6 inches, from the center line of such track. It is recommended that suitable line or other marker be maintained at a distance of 8 feet, 6 inches, from the center line of the track, on all platforms, excluding passenger platforms, to indicate the space along the edge of such platform which shall be kept clear of merchandise, material, or other articles.

 (b)  The space between tracks ordinarily used by train and yardmen and other employes as a walkway in the discharge of their duties, and the space beside such tracks within 8 feet, 6 inches, of the center line of such tracks, shall be kept in reasonably suitable condition for such purpose.


   The provisions of this §  33.125 were formerly designated Section 5 by the Commission.

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