MSHA - Code of Federal Regulations - 30 CFR 56.19066
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MSHA - Title 30 CFR
30 CFR § 56.19066
Maximum riders in a conveyance.


In shafts inclined over 45 degrees, the operator shall determine and post in the conveyance or at each shaft station the maximum number of persons permitted to ride in a hoisting conveyance at any one time. Each person shall be provided a minimum of 1.5 square feet of floor space.