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Document ID (ISN)100773
CIS number 02-1531
Year 2002
Convention or series no. BGV D12
Steinbruchs-Berufsgenossenschaft (StBG)
Title Grinding and brushing tools [Germany]
Original title Schleif- und Bürstenwerkzeuge [in German]
Bibliographic information Carl Heymanns Verlag KG, Luxemburgerstrasse 449, 50939 Köln, Germany, Oct. 2002. 18p. Illus. Index
Abstract This document reproduces the full text of the version of safety regulation BGV D12 (of 1 October 2002) of the German Insurance Association for the Prevention of Accidents in Quarries on grinding and brushing tools, together with its application directive. Contents: scope; definitions; marking of tools; safety factors and sturdiness requirements; magnesium grinding wheels; intermediate layers; planing tools; layout of premises; configuring the equipment for transport; use in compliance with the provisions, use restrictions; storage and transport of grinding and brushing tools; fixing of grinding tools; safety tests; trimming of grinding wheels; fixing of brushing tools; violations of the regulations; effective date. Appendices include: marking of grinding and brushing tools; safety factors for grinding tools; examples of labelling.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; Germany; quarrying industry; brushes; grinding machines
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; labelling; directive; safe working methods; storage
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Mining and quarrying
Hand and portable tools