463. Drive shafts in regard to mobile work equipment.

463.     Drive shafts in regard to mobile work equipment.

Where the seizure of the drive shaft between mobile work equipment1 and its accessories or anything towed is likely to involve a risk to safety every employer2 must:

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    (1)     ensure that the work equipment has a means of preventing such seizure3; or

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    (2)     where such seizure cannot be avoided, take every possible measure to avoid an adverse effect on the safety of an employee4.

Every employer must ensure that:

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    (a)     where mobile work equipment has a shaft for the transmission of