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Document ID (ISN)57338
CIS number 92-176
ISSN - Serial title Cahiers de notes documentaires - Sécurité et hygiène du travail
Year 1991
Convention or series no. INRS GPP 2
Author(s) Gros P.
Title Practical guide to safety and health - Aluminium smelting plants - Analysis and prevention of hazards connected with casting machines - Vertical semi-continuous casting
Original title Guide pratique de prévention dans les fonderies d'aluminium - Analyse et prévention des risques liés aux machines de coulée - Coulée semi-continue verticale [in French]
Bibliographic information 3rd Quarter 1991, No.144, Note No.1836-144-91, p.353-369. Illus. 23 ref.
Abstract This guide lists the operations performed by different kinds of equipment that are involved in the casting of aluminium using a vertical semi-continuous casting machine. Equipment malfunction or failure can be a source of hazards during these different operations. For each operation and equipment unit, the hazards and appropriate preventive methods are outlined.
Descriptors (primary) France; foundries; aluminium
Descriptors (secondary) safety analysis; data sheet; description of technique
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Foundries, metalcasting and forging operations
Inorganic substances