Hazard Reduction for Horizontal Earthboring Machines
|Publication Date:||1 January 2017|
This SAE standard applies to horizontal earthboring machines (SAE J2022) of the following types:
a. Auger boring machines;
b. Rod pushers;
c. Rotary rod machines;
d. Impact machines.
This document does not apply to specialized horizontal directional drills, mining machines, conveyors, tunnel boring machines, pipe jacking systems, micro tunnelers, or well drilling machines.
This document is a guide for reducing hazards for the operators and others during normal operation and maintenance of horizontal earthboring machines listed above.