|Document ID (ISN)||77928|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Woodworking Information Sheet No.28
Health and Safety Executive
||Rotary knife wood turning lathes: Safeguarding and reducing risks to health
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, July 2001. 4p. Illus. 12 ref.
||Aimed at manufacturers, suppliers and users, this information sheet provides guidance on safeguarding and reducing noise and dust emissions at rotary knife wood turning lathes. Contents: applicable laws and regulations; types of machines; accidents; hazards and risks; guarding of new and existing machines; noise; wood dust and chippings; cutter ejection hazards; training and work practices. Replaces CIS 98-1488.
||safety devices; wood dust; health hazards; lathes (woodworking); noise control; United Kingdom
||interlock protection; dust control; woodworking machines; legal aspects; acoustic enclosure; data sheet; preventive maintenance; respirators; mechanical hazards; woodworking industry; exhaust ventilation
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport