Continuous mechanical handling equipment -- Safety code for belt conveyors -- Examples for protection of pinch points on idlers
Gives examples of the kinds of hazards connected with running belts between idlers and fixed parts of belt conveyors and also between the idlers themselves. Describes different safety devices which will achieve acceptable safety levels for the operation of this type of handling equipment. Supplements ISO 1819 and ISO 7149 and TR 5045, all of which deal with safety issues.
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