|Document ID (ISN)||28271|
|Convention or series no.
||Directives for guarding manually-operated or power-driven plate shears
||Anvisningar om skyddsåtgärder vid manuellt och maskinellt drivna gradsaxar [in Swedish]|
||Anvisningar nr 116, National Board of Occupational Safety and Health (Arbetarskyddsstyrelsen), Fack, 10026 Stockholm 34, Sweden, Jan. 1977. 38p. Illus. Price: Swe-Cr.8.60
||Contents of these directives (entry into force: 1 July 1978): approval of various categories of plate shears; design and materials; ergonomics (noise control, vibration isolation, work posture); operational and maintenance instructions; rating plate; accident prevention (thick sheet-metal shears with 2-hand control and photoelectric guard; medium and thin sheet-metal shears with fixed guard; hand-or pedal-operated shears); periodic checks; fixing and adjustment of tools (locking device on the upper cutting arm, etc.); free space around the machine. Annexes: texts of directives for eccentric, hydraulic and pneumatic presses, 2-hand controls, photoelectric guards, moving guards and electric controls for pedal-operated presses.
||safety devices; sheet-metal working; plate shears; Sweden
||toolsetting; ergonomics; photoelectric guards; two-hand controls; fixed guards; safety by design; approval; marking; replaced; directive; periodical checks; moving guards
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Sweden|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport