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Document ID (ISN)19713
CIS number 72-2484
ISSN - Serial title Die Berufsgenossenschaft
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Bödiger J.
Title Press-accident prevention in mechanical engineering
Original title Unfallverhütung an Pressen der Metallbearbeitung [in German]
Bibliographic information Apr. 1972, No.4, p.123-129. Illus.
Abstract Review of hand protection methods: 2-handed controls; photoelectric guards; interlocked guards and fixed guards. The safety and productivity aspects of these systems are considered. Use of enclosed tools and fixed guards ensure a high degree of safety. Accident statistics. Improvement of press safety (limitation of use of 2-handed controls). Description of an anti-repeat stroke device comprising props which are automatically inserted between the table and tup when the ram is at top dead centre.
Descriptors (primary) safety devices; metalworking industry; power presses
Descriptors (secondary) electronic guards; two-hand controls; moving guards; fixed guards; non-repeat devices
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Machinery and tools
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Metalworking industry
Safety devices