040-0505/05 – Safety of Machines and Equipment (BSZ)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Occupational and Process SafetyCredits4
Subject guarantorIng. Lenka Kissiková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Miluše Váchová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
GLO50 Mgr.Ing. Zdeněk Glomb
VAC09 Ing. Miluše Váchová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 0+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students acquire knowledge in the field of machinery safety aspects of design, production and future operations

Teaching methods



The course familiarises the student with problems of state specialised supervision over reserved technical equipment, puts emphasis on the safety of machines and equipment from the point of view of European standardisation, primarily EU Directives EU 89/392, 89/655 and folowing directives.

Compulsory literature:

ISO 100-1,2 12 BS EN 1050 CSN 33 2030 Government Regulation No. 176/2009 Coll. Act No. 22/1997 Coll.

Recommended literature:

ISO 100-1,2 12 BS EN 1050 CSN 33 2030 Government Regulation No. 176/2009 Coll. Act No. 22/1997 Coll.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester



Other requirements


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Safety standards for plant. Print norms. Terms and definition. 2.Aspects, which have be in view at assesment diversification. In danger men. Kind, percent occurrence and lifetime jeopardy. Relationship between jeopardy and effects. Human factors. Reliability safety function. Possibility rendering or elusion safety device. Possibility preservation safety device. 3. Danger, which necessary reason about at construction plant. Mechanical, electric, heat wave, create noise, vibrations, radiation, create materials and materials, failure ergonomical basics, slipping hazard , trip and fall, danger connection with environment, in ktreém is machine used. 4. Policy hazard control. Universal procuration. Assesment limiting value machinery. Identification danger, risk assessment and evaluation - diversification. Exclusion danger or decrease of risk protective cautions. Ne plus ultra decrease of risk. 5. Procuration as part of construction. Geometric factors. Physical aspects. Universal design skills concerning construction machinery. Option fit technology. Apply principle positive mechanical incidence single parts on other part of. Procuration for stability. Procuration for upkeep. 6. Observance ergonomical basics. Decrease mental or physical pains and stress attendance. Ablation troublesome positions and movements. Using spot lighting on machine. Option, placing and identification hand controllers. Option, placing and construction roadsings, dials and display. 7. Prevention electric danger. Shelter from electric shock. Exclusion danger from static electricity.Prevention danger from pneumatic and hydraulic arrangement. 8. Procuration inbuilt in construction for supervisory system. Starting/cutting - off mechanisms. Restart after break - in energy. Using automatic monitoring. Safety function exercised programmable electronic rídicími systems. Minimisation probability of failure safety function. 9. Security protection and additional protection measures. Option and practical using hood and protective arrangement. Demand on construction hood and protective arrangement. 10. Security protection to abatement of emissions. Noise. Vibration. Hazardous substances. Radiation. 11. Additional protection measures. Single parts and elements to achievement function emergency stopping. Escape and rescue captured persons. Isolation and energy dissipation. Procuration for easy and safe handling machine and their heavy parts. Safe access to plant . 12. Information for using. Universal requirements. Placing and character information for using. Signals and cautionary arrangement. Notation, brands (isotypes), written warning. 13. Accompanying documentation (especially instructions for use). Content. Production instruction to using. Recommendation for drafting and formation information for using. 14. Reserve.Recommendation for drafting and formation information for using. 14. Reserve.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 0
        Úloha Other task type 100  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2003/2004 (B3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908R003) Emergency Planning and Crisis Management P Czech Ostrava 2 Choice-compulsory study plan

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