|Document ID (ISN)||53385|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0300-3329 - Sicherheitsingenieur
|Convention or series no.
||Fleischer G., Skrodzki H.
||Accident in a slag tap boiler and resulting protective measures
||Unfall in einem Schmelzkammerkessel und daraus resultierende Schutzmassnahmen [in German]|
||1989, Vol.20, No.9, p.20-22, 24-28. Illus.
||During repair work within a slag tap boiler of a thermal power station in Germany (Fed.Rep.) an employee was hit by a falling piece of slag weighing 6kg. His protective helmet was smashed and he suffered brain concussion and scalp injury. A protective net was installed to avoid future accidents of this kind. Installation and maintenance of the safety net are described.
||steam boilers; slag; brain injuries; safety helmets; falling objects; safety nets
||protection against falling objects; thermal power stations; accident descriptions
||D - Periodical articles
||Power generation and distribution
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport
||Compressed gases and pressure vessels