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Document ID (ISN)25499
CIS number 76-1204
ISSN - Serial title 0378-6978 - Official Journal of the European Communities - Journal officiel des Communautés européennes
Year 1976
Convention or series no. 76/434/CEE 76/434/EEC
Commission of the European Communities, Luxembourg.
Title Commission Directive of 13 April 1976 adapting to technical progress the Council Directive of 19 November 1973 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to the certification and marking of wire-ropes, chains and hooks.
Original title Directive de la Commission, du 13 avril 1976, portant adaptation au progrès technique de la directive du Conseil, du 19 novembre 1973, concernant le rapprochement des législations des Etats membres relatives à l'attestation et au marquage des câbles, chaînes et crochets. [in French]
Bibliographic information Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, B.P. 1003, Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, 8 May 1976, Vol.19, No.L 122, p.20-23.
Abstract The preamble to this directive states that technical progress has made possible the simplification of the necessary information for the marking of wire ropes, chains and hooks. General provisions on the marking of wire ropes, chains and hooks; provisions concerning certificates for wire ropes, round steel chains, and hooks (manufacture, characteristics, loads, types of heat treatment, tests, etc.). Repealed from 31 Dec. 1994.
Descriptors (primary) hooks; European Communities; marking; chains; wire ropes
Descriptors (secondary) lifting of loads; heat treatment; directive; compliance tests; replaced; safe working loads
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Labour inspection