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Chapter 81.44 RCW



HTMLPDF 81.44.010Order for improved equipment and facilities.
HTMLPDF 81.44.020Correction of unsafe or defective conditionsWalkways and handrails as unsafe or defective condition, when.
HTMLPDF 81.44.040Streetcars.
HTMLPDF 81.44.070Duties of inspector of safety appliances.
HTMLPDF 81.44.085First aid kits and drinking waterPenalty.
HTMLPDF 81.44.130Safeguarding frogs, switches, and guardrails.
HTMLPDF 81.44.170Hazardous materials inspectionsAuthority for certified commission employees to enter property of certain businesses.
HTMLPDF 81.44.180Annual work plan and inspection activityIncorporation of certain data.


Excessive steam in boilers, penalty: RCW 70.54.080.
Safety and health, tunnels and underground construction: Chapter 49.24 RCW.
Steam boilers, pressure vessels, construction, inspection, etc.: Chapter 70.79 RCW.
Tampering with signals, lights, etc.: RCW 88.08.020.