Short-distance handling of liquefied gas cylinders precautions

- Dec 08, 2017 -

Short-distance handling of liquefied gas cylinders precautions

1, before handling the cylinder, the operator must understand the name of the gas bottle, the nature and safety handling precautions, and prepare the appropriate tools and protective equipment;

2, three concave heart gas cylinder in the workshop, warehouse, construction site, loading and unloading venues can be hand-rolled, that is, with one hand to hold the bottle cap, so that the bottle tilt, the other hand to promote bottle rotation along the ground, with the bottom edge of the bottle Walk and roll, but not allowed to drag, rolling anywhere, slippery slope or kick with the pedal;

3, the cylinder is best to use a secure, labor-saving dedicated car (padded trolley lined), single bottle or double bottle placed, and firmly fixed with a chain. It is strictly forbidden to carry the piggyback, piggyback, embrace, arm, lift or two way transport to avoid damage to the body and accidental cylinder breakage.

4, the cylinder should wear a cap, it is best to wear a fixed cap, to avoid moving away from the bottle in the process of handling or damaged due to force, and even the bottlenecks and other accidents occurred;

5, After the gas cylinder is transported to the destination, the ground on which the gas cylinder is placed must be flat. When placing the gas cylinder, put the gas cylinder upright and firmly, and then release it to prevent the gas cylinder from falling down and causing an accident.

6, when the need to manually lift the cylinder to the height or need to put the cylinder back to the ground from the top, you must operate both at the same time, and asked to ascend and landing movements coordinated, correct posture, cower , It is forbidden to throw or throw in lifting and dropping when sliding and dropping when falling;

7, loading and unloading cylinders should be light light unloading, non-throwing, slippery, throwing, rolling, touching and other ways to load and unload cylinders to avoid barge loading and unloading and explosion;

8, lifting the cylinder for lifting, the use of electromagnetic lifting equipment is strictly prohibited. When lifting a bulk cylinder with a mechanical lifting device, the cylinder must be placed in a container, sturdy cage or basket, and properly secured. It is forbidden to lift the cylinder by means of chain ropes, wire rope bundling or hanging bottle caps in order to avoid accidents caused by gas cylinders falling off during lifting.

9, prohibited the use of forklifts, dump trucks or forklifts carrying gas cylinders.