|Document ID (ISN)||57480|
|Convention or series no.
||Model Code Safe Practice Petroleum Industry Part 1
Institute of Petroleum
||Electrical safety code
||John Wiley and Sons Ltd., Baffins Lane, Chichester, West Sussex PO22 9SA, United Kingdom, 6th ed., Mar. 1991. 46p. Illus. Ref.
||This Code forms Part 1 of the Institute of Petroleum Model Code of Safe Practice in the Petroleum Industry. Contents: types of protection for electrical apparatus for use in hazardous areas; selection of electrical apparatus according to zone of risk, temperature classification and environmental conditions; certification and marking of apparatus; installation requirements; inspection, maintenance and testing; earthing and bonding for electrical systems and for structures, process and other non-electrical plant (protection against lighting, raido-frequency induction and static electricity); static electricity on personnel. A table lists properties of some flammable substances along with the temperature class of suitable apparatus.
||hazardous locations; United Kingdom; petroleum and natural gas industry; electrical safety; electrical equipment
||flammable limits; earthing; flammable substances; flashpoints; maintenance; explosive atmospheres; selection of equipment; list of chemical substances; explosion-proof electrical equipment; approval; inspection; marking; directive; comment on standard; static electricity
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Petroleum and natural gas industry