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Document ID (ISN)61283
CIS number 93-2056
ISSN - Serial title 0373-1944 - Travail et sÚcuritÚ
Year 1992
Convention or series no. Recommandation R 357
Title Rotary offset printing machines - Accident prevention
Original title Machines Ó imprimer offset Ó bobines - PrÚvention des accidents [in French]
Bibliographic information Mar. 1992, No.498, p.226-231. Illus.
Abstract Survey of the different kinds of offset machines and of the hazards associated with them: machine hazards, falls, fires, chemical hazards, noise. Main preventive measures include: safety distances, protection against entrapment, restricted access to danger zones and platforms, safe storage of labelled chemicals, ventilation, and noise control.
Descriptors (primary) France; offset printing; machinery guarding regulations; dangerous equipment; sheet-metal printing
Descriptors (secondary) protection against falls from heights; safety devices; noise; fire hazards; safety rules; control elements; safe distances; mechanical hazards; directive; harmful substances
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Machinery and tools
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Printing, photography and photocopying industry