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Document ID (ISN)111885
CIS number 11-0550
Year 2010
Convention or series no. NTP 876
Author(s) Alonso Martín M.C.
Title Evaluation of the specific hazards due to explosive atmospheres (ATEX)
Original title Evaluación de los riesgos específicos derivados de las atmósferas explosivas (ATEX) [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 2010. 8p. 11 ref.
Internet access NTP_876.pdf [in Spanish]
Abstract The objective of this technical note is to provide knowledge and tools necessary to perform explosive atmospheres (ATEX) risk assessments in accordance with the provisions of Spanish Royal Decree RD 681/2003 on the protection of health and safety of workers potentially at risk from explosive atmospheres at the workplace.
Descriptors (primary) Spain; explosive atmospheres; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) public OSH institutions; comment on directive; data sheet
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Explosions
Risk evaluation
Framework legislation