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Document ID (ISN)102486
CIS number 03-1113
ISBN(s) 2-87112-083-8 (fr); 90-70902-70-2 (nl)
Year 2001
Convention or series no. D/2001/0588/10 (fr) D/2001/0588/9 (nl)
Author(s) Wlodarski O.
Title Understanding machinery and tools better
Original title Mieux connaître les machines et les outils [in French]
Verstandig omgaan met machines en arbeidsmiddelen [in Dutch]
Bibliographic information PREVENT, rue Gachard 88, Bte 4, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium, 2001. 22p. Illus. 4 ref. Price: EUR 3.00.
Abstract Booklet on safe work in the presence of machines and tools. Topics covered: importance of taking safety during use into account at the design stage; proper use and maintenance; safety aspects of machines (instructions, safety devices, protective devices, emergency stop devices, pictograms, ergonomics, locking for safety, electrical hazards, noise); hazards related to specific types of machines (drills, metalworking lathes, milling machines, presses, paper guillotines and trimmers, conveyors); portable machines; hand tools.
Descriptors (primary) Belgium; machinery; training material; safe working methods; plant safety organization; tools and work holding devices
Descriptors (secondary) power-driven hand tools; safety by design; emergency stop devices; conveyors; noise; electricity; maintenance; presses; lathes (metalworking); drilling machines; milling machines; paper guillotines and trimmers; hand tools; training manuals; prevention of access; danger symbols; safety devices
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Machinery and tools
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) OSH training