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NSC 129770000

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Forging Safety Manual

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Active, Most Current

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  • Revision:
  • Published Date: January 2000
  • Status: Active, Most Current
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: National Safety Council (NSC)
  • Page Count: 0
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

Description / Abstract:

Covering all aspects of the forging industry, this book offers a practical guide for setting up programs and procedures for safeguarding forging operations. It covers all aspects of the forging industry:

• Management concerns

Receiving, preparing, and handling raw materials and equipment

Trimmer making, impression die sinking, and setup and removal of hammer dies

Basic construction, operation and maintenance of forging equipment

Production, finishing and heat treating procedures

Industrial hygiene programs that should be established and monitored

This manual was compiled by members of the Forging Industry Association Occupational Safety and Industrial Hygiene Committee in conjunction with the National Safety Council’s Power Press and Forging Section.