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Document ID (ISN)104587
CIS number 06-194
Year 2004
Convention or series no. BGR 155
Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften (HVBG)
Title Operation of ski slope maintenance equipment
Original title Betrieb von Pistenpflegegeräten [in German]
Bibliographic information Carl Heymanns Verlag KG, Luxemburgerstrasse 449, 50939 Köln, Germany, Jan. 2004. 14p.
Internet access [in German]
Abstract Contents of these guidelines of the German Mutual Occupational Accident Insurance Association on ski slope maintenance equipment: scope; definitions; preventive measures against health hazards and dangerous work-related situations (operating the equipment in compliance with service instructions, demands on drivers, danger zones, driving the equipment, use in specific situations, transport of passengers on the loading deck, transport of loads, use of winches, maintenance, checks).
Descriptors (primary) snow; Germany; earthmoving equipment; safe working methods; sports facilities
Descriptors (secondary) acoustic signalling; responsibilities of employers; avalanches; directive; maintenance; drivers; winches; loads
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Other equipment and plant
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Entertainment services and sports
Natural phenomena