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Document ID (ISN)20941
CIS number 74-1120
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Volkov Ju.N.
Title Accident prevention in mechanical engineering shops
Original title Bezopasnost' proizvodstvennyh processov v mašinostroenii [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Izdatel'stvo "Mašinostroenie", ulica Dzeržinskogo 10, 191065 Leningrad, USSR, 1972. 167p. Illus. 10 ref. Price: Rbl.0.67.
Abstract This manual deals with the following subjects: occupational safety and health in engineering workshops (mechanical hazards, harmful agents and dust); safety engineering (mechanical feed of workpieces, safe chucking of workpieces, removal of effluents and waste materials, explosion and fire prevention, prevention of air pollution, materials handling and storage): safe design of equipment (drives, brakes, visibility, control elements, interlocking devices, tools and fixtures, guards and safety devices, electrical insulation, ventilation, lighting, protection from radiant heat and microwaves, signalling); assembly, testing and inspection of mechanical equipment; responsibilities of supervisory staff.
Descriptors (primary) metalworking industry; occupational safety and health
Descriptors (secondary) materials handling; radiant heat; safety devices; dust control; lighting; safety engineering; workplace design; radiofrequency radiation; brakes; work holding devices; mechanical feed and ejection; control elements; exhaust ventilation; explosion prevention; fire protection; mechanical hazards; inspection; testing; visibility; responsibilities; electrical insulation
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Metalworking industry