|Document ID (ISN)||28738|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0409-2961 - Bezopasnost' truda v promyšlennosti
|Convention or series no.
||Panov G.E., Artamonov V.S., Sorokin N.A.
||Ergonomic assessment of work posture on drilling derricks
||Ocenka ėrgonomičnosti rabočih poz buril'ščika [in Russian]|
||Mar. 1977, No.3, p.49.
||Results of cinematographic studies of arduous work with a view to preventing accidents to the locomotor apparatus and improving the ergonomic features of drilling equipment: static load on the dorsal muscles, 71-277kg/cm; muscular force required to operate the band brake of the draw works, 30kg; etc. Methods recommended: controls of the draw works and the cathead actuating the drilling tongues, located in the immediate reach of the driller; control desks for the drilling machinery laid out for optimum visibility; satisfactory link between driller and monkey boy; limitation of brake lever rotation; reduction of the effort required to operate the brake lever to 5kg.
||work posture; drilling rigs and derricks; petroleum and natural gas industry; ergonomics
||static muscular work; physical workload; design of equipment; workload assessment; ergonomic evaluation; layout of controls
||Ergonomics and work organization
|Broad subject area(s)
Petroleum and natural gas industry