Operator Protection for General Purpose Industrial Machines
|Publication Date:||1 February 1986|
This Standard applies to General Purpose Industrial Machines described in Category 2 of SAE J1116, but excludes skid steer loaders (covered by SAE J1388). Protection for the operator of an attachment (for example, a backhoe) is excluded form the scope of this document.
PURPOSE: The purpose of this Standard, with referenced documents, is to establish performance requirements for protective systems that provide operator protection from hazards of machine rollover and/or falling objects.