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2) Directive 94/9/EC (also known as ‘ATEX 95’ or ‘the ATEX Equipment Directive’) on the approximation of the laws of Members States. Om apparatuur aan de eisen van ATEX (95) te laten voldoen heeft LHS een helder traject De ATEX (95) richtlijn geeft voorschriften voor apparaten en. Where can the latest edition of the ATEX directive and underlying standards be for use in potentially explosive atmospheres (ATEX95); Directive /34/EU.

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In addition to the general requirements, the Regulations place the following specific duties on employers with workplaces where explosive atmospheres may occur. By using our website, you consent to our use of cookies. Atmospheric conditions are commonly referred to as ambient temperatures richtlijjn pressures.

Employers must classify areas where hazardous explosive atmospheres may occur into zones. Contact Please enter your postal code to find the corresponding contact person.

ATEX is the name commonly given to the two European Directives for controlling explosive atmospheres: A richltijn of those requirements can be found below. Topics During the workshop the following topics will be spoken: The classification given to a particular zone, and its size afex location, depends on the likelihood of an explosive atmosphere occurring and its persistence if it atez.

Equipment in use before July is allowed to be used indefinitely provided a risk assessment shows it is safe to do so. Explosive atmospheres – Classification of hazardous areas zoning and selection of equipment Selection of equipment and protective systems Areas classified into zones must be protected from sources of ignition.


Further information and guidance on the classification and zoning of areas where potentially explosive atmospheres may occur and the selection of equipment for use in those areas: Providing anti-static clothing Employers must provide workers who work in zoned areas with appropriate clothing that does not create the risk of an electrostatic discharge igniting the explosive atmosphere, eg anti-static footwear. This article richhlijn be in need of reorganization to comply with Wikipedia’s layout guidelines.

You can taex our cookie privacy page for more information. The regulations apply to all equipment intended for use in explosive atmospheres, whether electrical or mechanicalrichtoijn protective systems. Zone 22 — A place in which an explosive atmosphere in the form of a cloud of combustible dust in air is not likely to occur in normal operation but, if it does occur, atdx persist for a short period only.

Where necessary, the entry points to areas classified into zones must be marked with a specified ‘EX’ sign. This standard given by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration defines and classifies hazardous locations such as explosive atmospheres. Using the correct equipment can help greatly in this. This page contains information to help you make sure that your projects satisfy the legal requirements.

This website uses non-intrusive cookies to improve your user experience. Zone 1 — A place in which an explosive atmosphere consisting of a mixture with air of dangerous substances in the form of gas, vapour or mist is likely to occur in normal arex occasionally.

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Areas classified into zones 0, 1, 2 for gas-vapor-mist and 20, 21, 22 for dust must be protected from effective sources of ignition. See Wikipedia’s guide to writing better articles for suggestions.


A – switch to normal size A – switch to large size A – switch to larger size. Fill in the number of participants richtkijn joining with more then one person. The ATEX directive is covering explosions from gases but also solid dust which, contrary to common perception, can lead to hazardous explosions [3].

As of Julyorganisations in the EU must follow the directives to protect employees from explosion risk in areas with an explosive atmosphere.

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Effective ignition source is a term defined in the European ATEX directive as an event which, in combination with sufficient oxygen and fuel in gas, mist, vapour or dust form, can cause an explosion. Deze richtlijnen zijn de minimale veiligheideisen die worden gesteld aan een gezonde en veilige werkomgeving en aan de apparatuur die gebruikt wordt op plaatsen richrlijn explosiegevaar bestaat.

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