Machinery Safety for Machinery Mechanical Designers
DescriptionThe course aims to teach participants about the following safety-related aspects of machinery:
- Understand what Directives and standards are, and which ones apply to a given machine.
- Know about the Machinery Directive and Royal Decrees 1215/97 and 2177/04.
- Knowledge of the most important safety standards to be considered for the mechanical design of the machine.
- How do I know if I can modify a machine without making a substantial change to maintain the CE Mark?
- Machine manufacturers who need an in-depth knowledge of the most important standards affecting the mechanical design of machines.
ExamplesSome examples of machinery, partly completed machinery and assemblies of machinery defined in the Machinery Directive are shown below:
Contents / agendaDay1(4H):
- Directive, Royal Decrees and Regulations.
- Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC, summary.
- General principles for design, risk assessment and riskassessment, summary.
- EN ISO 11161 Safety of machinery. Integrated manufacturing systems. Fundamental requirements.
- EN ISO 10218-2 Robots and robotic devices. Safety requirements for industrial robots. Part 2: Robot systems and integration.
- EN ISO 13857 Safety of machinery. Safety distances to prevent hazard zones being reached by upper and lower limbs.
- EN ISO 13855, Safety of machinery. Positioning of safeguards with respect to the approach speeds of parts of the human body.
- EN 349 Safety of machinery. Minimum gaps to avoid crushing of parts of the human body.
- EN ISO 14120 Safety of machinery. Guards. General requirements for the design and construction of fixed and movable guards.
- EN ISO 14122-1 Safety of machinery. Permanent means of access to machinery.
- EN ISO 14122-2 Safety of machinery. Permanent means of access to machinery. Part 2: Working platforms and walkways
- EN ISO 14122-3 Safety of machinery. Permanent means of access to machinery. Part 3: Stairs, stepladders and guard-rails.
- EN ISO 14122-4 Safety of machinery. Permanent means of access to machinery. Part 4: Fixed ladders.
- ISO 4414 and ISO 4413, Pneumatic and hydraulic fluid power.
DocumentationEach student will receive a paper dossier of the course contents, in A4 colour and in Spanish.
A certificate of attendance will be issued.