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Document ID (ISN)76340
CIS number 01-522
ISSN - Serial title 0949-7609 - Zeitschrift für Hotels, Gaststätten und Schausteller
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Inflammable matter - Hints helping to avoid fires caused by electrical equipment
Original title Zündstoff - Tipps zur Vermeidung von Elektrobränden [in German]
Bibliographic information Mar. 2000, No.1, p.4-5. Illus.
Abstract Overload in cables and outlets, insulation damaged by mechanical impacts or chemical agents such as fat, aggressive liquids and gases, inadequate fuses, loose contacts, dirt and corrosion, and lamps with excessive wattage may all lead to costly fires. Experience suggests to perform periodical checks, avoid inappropriate connectors and have repairs done by specialists.
Descriptors (primary) electricity; electrical equipment; fire hazards
Descriptors (secondary) fuses; electrical insulation; cables; check lists; filament lamps; repair work; periodical checks; electric connections
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires