- On 25 August 2017
It is also important to underline that these distances should be adopted where it si possible to obtain an adeguate level of safety, by simply maintaining a distance.
Further conditions must also be observed, such as:
the protective structure must be stable and remain inaltered in shape and position (hence the use of welded wire mesh is the best solution);
the safety distance must refer to the space between outstanding hazardous parts and protective guard;
in case of danger such as radiation or sbustances emissions, the safety distance alone is not enough to guarantee safety to workers. Other additional measures are absolutely to be adopted.
Source: Impresa Sicura Metalmeccanica
Standard references: UNI EN ISO 13857:2008, UNI EN 349:1994