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Document ID (ISN)32923
CIS number 80-301
ISSN - Serial title National Safety News
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Title Programming in-plant vehicle safety.
Bibliographic information Sep. 1979, Vol.120, No.3, p.58-65. Illus. 2 ref.
Abstract Discussed are types of industrial trucks; overhead guard to protect operator against falling objects; rider trucks and walking operator trucks; fork-lift, pallet and straddle trucks; electronically controlled in-plant vehicles; truck-mounted cranes and work platforms; use of trucks in hazardous locations; traffic rules (speed, visibility, backing); ceiling-mounted wide-angle-view mirrors in storage bays; visual and acoustic warnings when reversing vehicle. References to American ANSI standards and National Fire Protection Association Standards.
Descriptors (primary) in-plant transport; safety programmes; industrial trucks
Descriptors (secondary) acoustic signalling; truck-mounted cranes; stability; driving mirrors; reversing; protective roofs; fork-lift trucks; straddle trucks; driverless power trucks; optical signalling; mobile platforms
Document type -
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Safety programmes