Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993 (Act No. 85 of 1993)
Pressure Equipment Regulations, 2009
16. Door interlocks
|(1)||Any user of pressure equipment shall cause such pressure equipment which for operational purposes is equipped with a quick-actuating opening, to be provided with an interlock or other effective means for preventing -|
|(a)||a rise of pressure inside the pressure equipment before the quick-actuating openings are in the fully closed and locked position; and|
|(b)||the release of the quick-actuating opening from the locked and closed position before the pressure inside the pressure equipment has been reduced to atmospheric pressure or the pressure across the openings has been equalised.|
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