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Document ID (ISN)29607
CIS number 78-1421
ISSN - Serial title 0035-6301 - Rivista di meccanica
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Balocco L.
Title Accident prevention at the preliminary stages of sheet-metal working or in small-scale undertakings
Original title La prevenzione degli infortuni nella lavorazione preliminare o artigianale della lamiera [in Italian]
Bibliographic information Dec. 1977, No.656, p.91-100. Illus.
Abstract Roundup of recommended measures to prevent the hand and other injuries often sustained in sheet-metal working: care, maintenance and proper use of hand tools (hammers, sledge-hammers, magnetic handling devices and suction pads, hand shears, electric and pneumatic tools) precautions to be observed in work with power shearing machines or rolling machines for metal forming, and in handling and disposal of scrap and waste metal; personal protective equipment (protective gloves, etc.); machine guarding (review of current legislation, fixed and moving guards, photoelectric guards, guarding of nips).
Descriptors (primary) safety devices; sheet-metal working; hand tools; shearing and cutting
Descriptors (secondary) power-driven hand tools; handling clamps and hooks; rolling machines for metal forming; plate shears; scribers; safe working methods; hand shears; photoelectric guards; fixed guards; moving guards; personal protective equipment; hammers
Document type -
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Hand and portable tools
Metalworking industry
Safety devices