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Document ID (ISN)110391
CIS number 09-1369
ISSN - Serial title 0925-7535 - Safety Science
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) AlÚn Cordero C., Mu˝oz Sanz J.L.
Title Measurement of machinery safety level: European framework for product control - Particular case: Spanish framework for market surveillance
Bibliographic information Dec. 2009, Vol.47, No.10, p.1285-1296. Illus. 32 ref.
Abstract This article reviews the concept of safety in European industry, particularly in the mechanical engineering and machinery sectors. It also highlights the importance of ensuring a consistent level of machinery safety within the European Union, by setting up the appropriate framework and procedures. Finally, it discusses market surveillance activities for machinery, at both the European and Spanish levels.
Descriptors (primary) machinery industry; plant safety organization; safe working methods; Spain
Descriptors (secondary) European Union; comment on directive; role of government
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Metalworking industry