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Document ID (ISN)54035
CIS number 90-723
Year 1987
Convention or series no. VBG 69
Author(s)
Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften
Title Leather finishing and shoe manufacturing machines [Federal Republic of Germany]
Original title Lederverarbeitungs- und Schuhmaschinen [in German]
Bibliographic information Carl Heymanns Verlag KG, Luxemburger Strasse 449, 5000 K÷ln 41, Federal Republic of Germany, 1988. 20 + 12p.
Abstract These safety regulations contain information on leather finishing and shoe manufacturing machines. Sections deal with: danger zones, dust, fire hazards, toxic vapours, hot surfaces, marking, operating elements, pedal switches, precautions for automatic start-up, skiving and sharpening machines, glue spreading machines, stitching machines, hand protection, control systems, special leather and shoe presses, machine operation, prohibited work, periodic inspection. Supplement: rules of implementation.
Descriptors (primary) leather; Germany (Federal Republic of); leather goods industry; finishing (textiles, leather); machinery
Descriptors (secondary) press-type cutting machines; safety devices; directive; preventive maintenance; cylinder machines for hides and leather
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) Footwear, leather and fur industry