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Document ID (ISN)19747
CIS number 72-2390
ISSN - Serial title Seguridad
Year 1971
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Préstamo A.
Title Safety on a galvanising line
Original title La seguridad en una línea de galvanizado [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Oct.-Dec. 1971, No.43, p.11-13. Illus.
Abstract A review of the safety measures taken at the design stage of a continuous Sendzimir galvanising line which the author divides into 3 sections for the sake of convenience: infeed section, production section and delivery section. Description of the hazards involved in each section (high temperatures, noise, chromic acid vapours, falling objects, etc.). Simple safety measures are described for 5 types of work station: in-feed operator and assistant, galvanising bath operator and assistant, stacker operator, guillotine operator, and looper and coiler operator.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; hot workplaces; galvanizing
Descriptors (secondary) noise; handling and stacking; chromic acid; design of equipment; falling objects
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Other equipment and plant
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Surface treatment
Heat and cold