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Document ID (ISN)106709
CIS number 07-610
Year 2006
Convention or series no. BGR 230 (formerly ZH 1/499)
Author(s)
Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften, Fachausschuss "Glas und Keramik" der Berufsgenossenschaftlichen Zentrale für Sicherheit und Gesundheit (BGZ)
Title Automatic production of hollow glass
Original title Maschinelle Hohlglasherstellung [in German]
Bibliographic information Carl Heymanns Verlag KG, Luxemburger Straße 449, 50939 Köln, Germany, Jan. 2006. 51p. Price: EUR 7.80.
Internet access http://www.arbeitssicherheit.de/servlet/PB/show/1224530/bgr230.pdf [in German]
Abstract This code of practice addresses the hazard evaluation procedure and provides a list of hazards encountered at the feeder, press or blow machine used in the production of hollow glass and at the conveyor belts for the transport of the hot hollow glass products. Included in the hazard list are mechanical, physical and electrical hazards, hazards caused by the exposure to harmful substances and fire and explosion hazards. Protective measures against the mentioned hazards are specified.
Descriptors (primary) Germany; machinery; glass industry; safe working methods; health hazards
Descriptors (secondary) glass moulding; directive; hazard evaluation; belt conveyors
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Materials, glass and ceramics
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Glass, pottery and related materials