|Document ID (ISN)||65247|
|Convention or series no.
||Guidance Note PM 79
Health and Safety Executive
||Power presses - Thorough examination and testing
||HSE Books, PO Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1995. 8p. 4 ref. Price: GBP 4.00.
||Contents of this guidance note: legal requirements; organizing the thorough examination; first examination of a used power press; power press actuation and control (positive key clutches, friction clutch presses, brakes, dual operated valves); safety devices (interlocking guards, electrosensitive protection systems); measurement of stopping time performance; daily inspection and test of safety devices. In annex: qualifications required for the organization and persons appointed to examine power presses.
||United Kingdom; power presses; safety checks; inspection; press brakes
||safety devices; control elements; safety guides; qualifications; data sheet; legislation
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Machinery and tools
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport