Guidance to assist users of power presses and those involved in their installation and maintenance to meet their duties under the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER 98). Also provides information on the essential requirements for thorough examination and testing. Given in two parts, the first of which explores identifiable good practice behind the range of 'who, what, when, why and how' principles of power press maintenance.
The second part, addressed to the competent person, documents what constitutes a thorough examination and test. Also with examples of maintenance log sheets, contractor work records and checklists for daily inspections and periodic maintenance, this is a comprehensive breakdown study. Supported throughout by colour photographs and easy-glance information tables.