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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002430
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
...Abstract Abstract This article discusses the need, purposes, and objectives of codes and standards. It describes several types of codes, such as safety and trade codes, and the different types of standards, namely, industry consensus standards, product definition standards, and commercial...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004167
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... , 2005 8. Greenberger S. , Underground Water Utilities—Crowded and Complex , Mater. Perform. , Vol 41 ( No. 7 ), July 2002 , p 8 9. Oregon Occupational Health and Safety Administration, Rule 437-83-2813, Min 10 ft working clearance 10. National Electrical Safety Code (NESC...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003526
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... standards such as those in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). There are also domestic standards and codes such as those of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), Underwriters...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 24
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 June 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v24.a0006544
EISBN: 978-1-62708-290-7
... for their specific applications or facilities. Safety Standards There are several regulatory and code promulgating agencies, whether governmental (U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA), testing focused (e.g., ASTM International), discipline charter (American Society of Mechanical...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006773
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... the design and specification of many individual parts and components. The exact specifications for these components can be dictated by a variety of codes and standards. There are domestic mandatory standards such as those in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) and the Occupational Safety and Health...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005759
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... supplier is the best source of information regarding radiation and adequate protection from it, as well as the appropriate posted warnings that may be required by local codes. Safety Interlocks Safety interlocks should be incorporated into any good thermal spray booth layout. Such interlocks provide...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006815
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
..., and aesthetics. Often, for example, safety systems can be improved, but at additional cost. In this case, the question becomes, “How safe is safe enough?” Established standards and codes provide the design engineer with a basis for making such judgments in a professionally acceptable manner, and regulations...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003691
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... of the Environmental Protection Agency and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration as well as the corresponding Code of Federal Regulation numbers. coating lining material surface preparation THE TOTAL NATIONAL YEARLY COST of metallic corrosion in the United States was estimated at $275 billion...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.9781627082952
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003502
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... among the requirements of function, safety, timeliness, cost, ergonomics, the environment, and aesthetics. Often, for example, safety systems can be improved, but at additional cost. In this case the question becomes one of how safe is safe enough . Established standards and codes provide the design...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003088
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... Handling State of the Art Designing to Codes and Standards Human Factors and Safety in Design Aesthetics Cost Classification of Statistical Terms Statistical Distributions Statistical Procedures Related ASTM Engineering Statistics Standards Robust Design Statistical Process...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006803
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
..., models and model parameters have some uncertainty in real-world structures. To this day (2020), structural design codes are deterministically based, with the uncertainties accounted for by using conservatisms such as safety factors, design factors, and so on to cover a realistic range of variation. Given...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 8
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v08.a0003328
EISBN: 978-1-62708-176-4
.... German Safety Standards of the Nuclear Safety Standards Commission (Sicherheitstechnische Regeln des Kerntechnischen Ausschusses, KTA) , KTA Rule 3201 and KTA Rule 3211, Carl Heymanns Verlag KG , Cologne , latest edition 7. French Code for the Construction of Pressure Vessels (CODAP), Association...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002439
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... visual warning THE ASME CODE OF ETHICS says: “Engineers shall hold paramount the safety, health and welfare of the public in the performance of their professional duties.” This consideration is not new. Tacitus ( Ref 1 ), in about the first century A.D., said: “The desire for safety lies over...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006438
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III: Subsection NB Class 1 Components – Rules for Construction of Nuclear Facility Components 13 API 1104, Welding of Pipelines and Related Facilities 7 ACI 349.3-02, Evaluation of Existing Nuclear Safety Related Concrete Structures 14 ACI 228, Nondestructive...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004215
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
..., and radiographic inspection. References References 1. ASME VIII, “Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code Division I and II,” 2004 2. British Standards Institute PD 5500, “Specification for Unfired Fusion Welded Pressure Vessels,” 2003 3. API 510, “Pressure Vessel Inspection Code: Maintenance...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06a.a0005635
EISBN: 978-1-62708-174-0
...Abstract Abstract This article presents an overview of the rules, regulations, and techniques implemented to minimize the safety hazards associated with welding, cutting, and allied processes. Safety management, protection of the work area, process-specific safety considerations, and robotic...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003515
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... , p 169 – 184 28. Taylor T. , Impact of Performance Demonstration on U.S. Codes and Standards , Proc. European-American Workshop on Determination of Reliability and Validation Methods on NDE , Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Zerstorungsfreie Prufung, Berlin, 1997 , p 59 – 66 29...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05a.a0005757
EISBN: 978-1-62708-171-9
... a plan to mitigate the hazards. Information on risk assessment presented in this article provides a logical approach that can be taken to minimize risk and maximize thermal spray practitioners' safety. There are basically four steps to improving operational safety by using RAs: identifying the risks...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006753
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... what expectations existed among various parties is often part of the analysis. Product safety continues to improve, but expectations are also heightened. Failure Definitions In the general sense of the word, a failure is defined as an undesirable event or condition. For purposes of discussion...