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Document ID (ISN)36437
CIS number 81-1530
ISSN - Serial title Revue de la sécurité
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Butin A.
Title Electrical installations: effect of modifying overcurrent safety devices on the hazard of indirect contacts
Original title Installations électriques: influence de la modification des dispositifs de protection contre les surintensités sur les dangers de contacts indirects [in French]
Bibliographic information July-Aug. 1981, Vol.17, No.181, p.23-27. Illus.
Abstract Study on the consequences of increasing the nominal current of a safety device, or of modifying the device, on the overcurrent hazard (as defined in the French legislation - "Section V of the Decree of 14 Nov. 1962") and on the hazard of accidentally energising the frame, in particular in the event of an accidental insulation fault. Basic definitions, checks to counter these hazards, example of how the procedures can be applied.
Descriptors (primary) fault voltage; electrical safety; electrical overload protection; electrical equipment
Descriptors (secondary) France; safety checks; legislation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Electricity
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Electricity