Information - Miscellaneous Guidance - Plant and Machinery Series

  • Information - Miscellaneous Guidance - Plant and Machinery Series

 

Contents of Plant and Machinery Series

PM 1:         Guarding of portable pipe threading machines
PM 2:         Guards for planing machines
PM 5:         Automatically controlled steam and hot water boilers (revised 1989)
PM 7:         Lifts : thorough examination and testing
PM13:        Zinc embrittlement of austenitic stainless steel
PM16:        Eyebolts
PM17:        Pneumatic nailing and stapling tools
PM19:        Use of lasers for display purposes
PM20:        Cable laid slings and grommets (revised 1987)
PM22:        Training advice on the mounting of abrasive wheels
PM23:        Photo-electric safety systems
PM28:        Working platforms on fork lift trucks
PM29:        Electrical hazards from steam/water pressure cleaners etc. (revised 1988)
PM30:        Suspended access equipment
PM32:        The safe use of portable electrical apparatus ( Electrical Safety) (revised 1990)
PM33:        Safety of bandsaws in the food industry
PM38:        Selection and use of electric handlamps
PM39:        Hydrogen embrittlement of grade T chain
PM40:        Protection of workers at welded steel tube mills
PM41:        The application of photo-electric safety systems to machinery
PM42:        Excavators used as cranes
PM45:        Escalators : periodic thorough examination
PM48:        Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - the Octopus
PM52:        Safety in the use of refuse compaction vehicles
PM54:        Lifting gear standards
PM55:        Safe working with overhead travelling cranes
PM56:        Noise from pneumatic systems
PM57:        Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - The Big Wheel
PM58:        Diesel-engined lift trucks in hazardous areas
PM59:        Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - The Paratrooper
PM60:        Steam boiler blowdown systems
PM61:        Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - The Chair-o-plane
PM63:        Inclined hoists used in building and construction work
PM65:        Worker protection at crocodile (alligator) shears
PM66:        Scarp baling machines
PM68:        Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - Roller Coasters
PM70:        Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - Ark/Speedway
PM71:        Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - Water chutes
PM72:        Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices -Trabant
PM73:        Safety at autoclaves (Second Edition)
PM75:        Glass reinforced plastic vessels and tanks : advice to users
PM76:        Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - Inflatable bouncing 
                    devices
PM77:        Fitness of equipment used for medical exposure to ionising radiation

NB - Revised/redundant PM Series Guidance Notes

PM 3
PM 4:          High temperature dyeing machines
PM 6:          Dough dividers
PM 8
PM 9
PM10:         Tripping devices for radial and heavy vertical drilling machines
PM11
PM12
PM14:         Safety in the use of cartridge operated fixing tools
PM18
PM21:         Safety in the use of woodworking machines
PM25:         Vehicle finishing units : fire and explosion hazards
PM27:         Construction hoists
PM31:         Chain saws
PM34
PM36
PM37
PM43:         Scotch derrick cranes
PM44
PM47:         Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - The Waltzer
PM49:         Safe operation of passenger carrying amusement devices - The Cyclone Twist
PM51:         Safety in the use of radio-frequency dielectric heating equipment
PM53:         Emergency private generation - electrical safety
PM62:         Expanded polystyrene moulding machines
PM64:         Electrical safety in arc welding
PM67
PM74:         Forced air filtration units for agricultural vehicles
PM80
PM81:         Safe management of ammonia refrigeration systems