Minimum Performance Criteria for Operator Front Protective Structure (OFPS) for Certain Equipment

Standard:
Issued:
  • 2007-04-30
 
Publisher:
  • SAE International
Pages:
8
Scope:

This SAE standard applies to all forestry machines exposed to the hazard of objects penetrating the front of the operator station (other than the roof). This would include: Front guards for yarders with cabs mounted next to the tower; Front guards for forestry machines capable of handling material in front of and above the deflection limiting volume (DLV); such as knuckle boom log loaders and swing to tree feller bunchers; but excluding rubber-tired or tracked front-end loaders when equipped with buckets or forks with hold down grapple arm(s); and excluding forwarders and clambunk skidders fitted with load bunk headboards meeting the requirements of ISO 11850.

Rationale:

This document was developed to provide criteria for evaluating structures intended to meet the requirements of the Oregon OSHA regulation 437-007-0775, section (12), for the classes of forest machines described in the Scope of this document.

History:
Standard Published Revision Status
J2267_201710 2017-10-26 Latest Reaffirmed
2007-04-30 Historical Issued
Access
Now
SAE MOBILUS Subscriber? You may already have access.
Buy
Select
Price
List
Download
$76.00
Add
Mail
$76.00
Members save up to 18% off list price.
Grade
If you are currently using this technical report:
Share
HTML for Linking to Page
Page URL

Related Items

Standard
2014-07-09
Technical Paper / Journal Article
2011-09-13
Book
2012-11-01
Technical Paper / Journal Article
2011-09-13
Article
2017-03-13