Industrial Safety

Industrial Hygiene

Industrial Hygiene

Introduction: An Industrial Hygienist is a professional who identifies and prevents unhealthy exposures that may cause workplace injuries or illnesses. The Industrial Hygiene applies scientific knowledge to anticipate hazardous conditions that could cause an adverse health effect on a worker… Read More »Industrial Hygiene

Characteristics of Guards

Types of Guards

Types of Guards: Total machine safety can explained as follows: Safety by Construction: It indicates parts’ so constructed as to cause no hazard, viz shaft, sliding- and link mechanism so located or with slew speed that their contact is net… Read More »Types of Guards

Characteristics of Guards

Characteristics of Guards

Requisite Characteristics of Guards: The Twelve Characteristics of Guards, specifications or basic requirements of a guard are: With its primary purpose of protection, it should also facilitate the work i.e. Should be convenient, reliable and not hampering the work or… Read More »Characteristics of Guards

Man-Machine Chart

Man-Machine Chart

Man-Machine Chart: Machines being costly, it is desirable to run them efficiently and economically. The man-machine chart (Gantt Chart) is a useful device in this direction to identify and eliminate losses of capacity. Durations of elements of operation of man… Read More »Man-Machine Chart