|Document ID (ISN)||66759|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0373-1944 - Travail et sécurité
|Convention or series no.
||Cold metalworking: Homologation of presses
||Travail à froid des métaux - La mise en conformité des presses [in French]|
||Dec. 1994, No.531, p.844-851. Illus.
||This technical information note dated 15 April 1994 provides details on the requirements in France for the homologation of cold metalworking presses according to the provisions of articles R.233-15 - R.233-30 of the Labour Code. Main points covered: purpose and scope of the legal provisions; means of protection; access under certain conditions to the danger zone when the press is lifted; characteristics and installation of fixed, moving and electronic guards; characteristics of two-hand controls; control circuitry; modification of protective measures depending on the operating mode; the special case of key-clutch presses.
||France; presses; power presses; machinery guarding regulations; approval; compliance tests; metalworking industry
||safety devices; electronic guards; fixed guards; data sheet; adjustable guards; comment on directive; moving guards
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Metal production and metalworking
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport