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Document ID (ISN)43491
CIS number 85-542
ISBN(s) 91-38-07896-1
Year 1983
Convention or series no. AFS 1983:17
Title Vehicle-mounted trash compactors
Original title Sopkomprimeringsaggregat pň fordon [in Swedish]
Bibliographic information LiberDistribution, 162 89 Stockholm, Sweden, 25 Nov. 1983. 7p.
Abstract This notification (effective 1 July 1985) applies to compactors which are fed by a pusher and which have fixed or moving hoppers to receive trash. It requires that all garbage trucks which present a crushing hazard during loading or feeding be equipped with manual controls, and that the controls be protected against accidental operation.
Descriptors (primary) garbage collecting trucks; compacting presses; Sweden; refuse collection
Descriptors (secondary) nip protection; directive; control elements
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceSweden
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Road transportation
Waste collection and disposal