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Mannheimer Verein zur internationalen Förderung der Maschinen- und Systemsicherheit e.V.
Section of the ISSA on Machine and System Safety
Dynamostr. 7-11
D-68165 Mannheim
Germany

Register: Amtsgericht Mannheim (Local Court), Germany
Registration number: 700146

Power of representation: Andrea Weimar, BGN (Berufsgenossenschaft Nahrungsmittel und Gastgewerbe), Mannheim, Germany

e-mail: info(at)ivss.org
Tel.: +49 621-4456-2213
Fax: +49 3212 1419443

VAT ID number: DE238970729
Responsible in accordance with § 55 II RStV (Rundfunkstaatsvertrag = State Broadcasting Agreement): Andrea Weimar, Dynamostr. 7-11, D-68165 Mannheim

Cofinanced in equal parts by the five Board members: AUVA, BGN, IFA, INAIL, Suva.


Photo Credits:

Home:

Control Devices:

Digital Manufacturing:

Explosion Protection:

  • All photos: AZO GmbH, Osterburken, Germany: www.azo.com/de-de
  • Grinding plant: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.

Human Factors:

  • Photo rail construction: Dr. Peter Bärenz, Germany
  • Photo man at work: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:LCA_Production.jpg => Bendehibadz [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)]
  • https://www.safe-machines-at-work.org/human-factors/work-system-design-issues/strategies-of-work-system-design/universal-design/: drawings: Tim Weiffenbach, Steinbach, Germany. Photos: Peter Nickel, IFA, Germany
  • https://www.safe-machines-at-work.org/human-factors/work-place-design-issues/design-to-fit-body-dimensions/: drawings: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • https://www.safe-machines-at-work.org/human-factors/work-equipment
    • Figure: Human information processing interfaces with work equipment for human task performance:
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Nadja Enns, Sankt Augustin)
    • Figure 1. General Design principles for the task, the interaction, and the information interface (see also EN 894 series, EN 614 series) in Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE):
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Peter Nickel, Sankt Augustin)
    • Figure 2 displays with temperature measures of a distillation column (left, with temperature level increase to the right; right, with temperature level increase to the left):
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Peter Nickel, Sankt Augustin)
    • Figure: Human information processing interfaces with work equipment for human task performance:
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Nadja Enns, Sankt Augustin)
    • Table 1. Scheme for coding visual, auditory, and tactile signals (Note: combinations are possible, context relevant standards may apply):
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Peter Nickel, Sankt Augustin)
    • Figure 1. Vertical and horizontal fields of vision relevant for detection tasks [choose zone A whenever possible, choose zone B if A is not available, avoid zone C]:
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Nadja Enns, Sankt Augustin)
    • Figure 2. Vertical and horizontal fields of vision relevant for monitoring tasks [choose zone A whenever possible, choose zone B only if A is not available, avoid zone C]:
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Nadja Enns, Sankt Augustin)
    • Table 1. Recommended size for upper-case characters in viewing distances:
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Peter Nickel, Sankt Augustin)
    • Figure 3. Rule of thumb for calculation of recommended character size based on viewing distance:
      Institut for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Peter Nickel, Sankt Augustin)
    • Table 2. Suitability of visual displays for task characteristics of perception tasks:
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Nadja Enns, Sankt Augustin)
    • Figure 4. Appropriate directions of movement for pointers:
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Nadja Enns, Sankt Augustin)
    • Figure 5. Examples of displays:
      Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Nadja Enns, Sankt Augustin)
    • Safety signals often combine of visual and auditory displays:
      Luigi Monica, INAIL, Rome
    • Numerical keyboard with visual, auditory, and haptic information:
      Peter Nickel, IFA, Germany
  • https://www.safe-machines-at-work.org/human-factors/work-equipment-design-issues/control-actuators-design-principles
    • Figure 1. Selection process for manual control actuators: Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Peter Nickel, Sankt Augustin)
  • https://www.safe-machines-at-work.org/human-factors/work-equipment/controls
    • Figure 1. Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Peter Nickel, Sankt Augustin)
  • https://www.safe-machines-at-work.org/human-factors/work-equipment-design-issues/task-and-evaluation
    • Figure 1. Force/torque and frictional connection: Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA) (Nadja Enns, Sankt Augustin)
    • Figure 2. Axis systems for linear and rotary movements: BGN, Dieter Settele, Mannheim)
  • https://www.safe-machines-at-work.org/human-factors/work-equipment-design-issues/control-families
    • Table 1: Examples of grip characteristics of manual control actuators: BGN (Dieter Settele, Mannheim)
    • Figure 1: Shape of control actuators matches hand for support when turning. Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt (AUVA) (Michael Wichtl, Vienna)
    • Figure 2: Spherical handle form for hand gripping is preferred over cylinder shape handles: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.)
    • Figure 3: Forms for handles for form closure (left) and friction closure (right). International Section on Machine and System Safety of the ISSA, Mannheim)
    • Table 4: Dimensions recommended for gripping handles. Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt (AUVA) (Michael Wichtl, Wien)
    • Table 5: Examples of foot contact characteristics of manual control actuators: Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt (AUVA) (Michael Wichtl, Vienna)
  • https://www.safe-machines-at-work.org/human-factors/work-equipment-design-issues/control-types
    • Figure 1: Identification of a control actuator appropriate for the task “worker emergency stops machine”: Emergency stop: commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Emergency_Off_Button.jpg => IP83 [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)]
    • Figure 2: Master controller arrangement: Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt (AUVA) (Michael Wichtl, Vienna)
    • Figure 3: Joystick master controller: Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt (AUVA) (Michael Wichtl, Vienna)
    • Figure 4: Optimized hand shaped master controller: Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt (AUVA) (Michael Wichtl, Vienna)
  • https://www.safe-machines-at-work.org/human-factors/ergonomics-less-physical-stress-more-productivity: Suva, Switzerland www.suva.ch

Stop Defeating:

  • O. Rüther, Wiesbaden, Germany

Related Infos:

  • Computer security stock photo: Stock photo ID:155438989, Credit: piranka
  • COVID-19 Blue stock photo: Stock photo ID:1213090148, Credit: BlackJack3D
  • BGN ventilation calculator: Berufsgenossenschaft Nahrungsmittel und Gastgewerbe, Mannheim, Germany
  • Logo „BGN-Präventionspreis: Berufsgenossenschaft Nahrungsmittel und Gastgewerbe, Mannheim, Germany
  • Management of Hazardous Substances Practical support based on an overview of European legislation: 
    ISSA Section on Prevention in the Chemical Industry, Heidelberg, Germany

News:

  • News May 2019: Photo from Mister Schulin: Michael Wanhoff, BGN, Mannheim
  • August 2019: Photo robot and human being: Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt, Vienna, Austria: www.auva.at
  • News September 2019: photo man with tablet: INAIL, Rome, Italy, www.inail.it
  • News October 2019: Screenshot video: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News November 2019: Computer security stock photo: Stock photo ID:155438989, Credit: piranka
  • News December 2019: Screenshot video: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News January 2020: Screenshot video: ROSS Europa: www.rosseuropa.com
  • News February 2020: Photo man at control system: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News March 2020: Photo congress centre Innsbruck: Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt, Vienna, Austria
  • News April 2020: Photo biogas plant, Dr. Oswald Losert, Heidelberg, Germany
  • News May 2020: Photo safety flyer light curtains: IFA, Schäfer and Grigulewitch, Germany
  • News June 2020: Photo Stop Defeating: O. Rüther, Wiesbaden, Germany
  • News July 2020: Diagram: Peter Nickel. IFA, Germany
  • August 2020: Screenshot: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News September 2020: Conference logo: Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC, Vancouver, Canada
  • News October 2020: Gearwheels: International Social Security Association
  • News November 2020: Stock illustration ID:1164097820, Credit: OrnRin
  • News December 2020: Modules: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News January 2021: Diagram: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V. (Dieter Settele, Mannheim)
  • News February 2021: Logo: BGN
  • News March 2021: Graph: AUVA Vienna, Viktorijo Malisa
  • News April 2021: Photo man at control system: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News May 2021: Proximity switch: Klaus Becker, BGETEM, Germany
  • News June 2021: Modular plant: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News July 2021: Logo: INAIL
  • News August 2021: BGN ventilation calculator: Berufsgenossenschaft Nahrungsmittel und Gastgewerbe, Mannheim, Germany
  • News September 2021: Conference logo: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Washington, USA
  • News October 2021: Conference logo: Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC, Vancouver, Canada
  • November 2021: Logo: ICOH
  • News January 2022: Computer security stock photo: Stock photo ID:155438989, Credit: piranka
  • News February 2022: Stock photo ID:1284523516, Credit: NanoStockk
  • News March 2022: conference logo: IEA
  • News April 2022: Logos: ISSA
  • News May 2022: picture by Peter Nickel, IFA, Germany
  • News June 2022: picture: ISSA-Section Chemistry
  • News July 2022: Logos: ISSA
  • News August 2022: Stock photo ID: 1220938772, credit: ra2studio
  • News September 2022: picture: Tim Weiffenbach, Steinbach, Germany
  • News October 2022: picture: RossControls, www.rosseuropa.com
  • News November 2022: picture: AZO GmbH, Osterburken, Germany: www.azo.com/de-de
  • News December 2022: picture: Suva, www.suva.ch
  • News January 2023: picture: ISSA-Section on Prevention in the Chemical Industry, https://ww1.issa.int/prevention-chemistry
  • News February 2023: picture: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News March 2023: picture: AZO GmbH, Osterburken, Germany: www.azo.com/de-de
  • News April 2023: logo: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News May 2023: Screenshot video: ROSS Europa: www.rosseuropa.com
  • News June 2023: picture: Luigi Monica, INAIL, Rome
  • News July 2023: illustration: Viktorijo Malisa, AUVA, Vienna
  • News August 2023: ISSA Section on Prevention in the Chemical Industry, Heidelberg, Germany
  • September 2023: logo: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • October 2023: Stock photo ID:1276638149, Credit: gorodenkoff
  • November 2023: photo: Mannheim Association for the international promotion of machine and system safety e.V.
  • News December 2023: photo: ROSS Controls: www.rosscontrols.com
  • News January 2024: screenshot: Manufacturing Safety Alliance of British Columbia: https://safetyalliancebc.ca/
  • News February 2024: logo WOS2024

Mannheim, 13.02.2024