|Document ID (ISN)||112596|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Executive
||Safe management of industrial steam and hot water boilers
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Oct. 2011. 10p. Illus. 6 ref.
||Safe_management_of_industrial_steam_[INTERNET_FREE_ACCESS] [in English]
||There has been a significant increase in unmanned boilers, mainly due to improvements in the reliability of electronic control systems. This leaflet provides basic advice on the risks and regulatory requirements for the operation of steam boilers. It sets out the general principles of boiler safety for people with limited technical knowledge of boilers, such as owners, managers and supervisors, who do not have access to industry guidance.
||United Kingdom; steam boilers; water heaters; automatic control; responsibilities; inspection; legal aspects
||small enterprises; safety guides; public OSH institutions
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Pressure vessels and systems
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work
||Safety and health information
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Compressed gases and pressure vessels