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A Study on the Actual Conditions of Safety Management in Thermal Oil System

열매체유 시스템의 안전관리 실태에 관한 연구

  • Lee, Joo Yeob (Occupational Safety & Health Research Institute, KOSHA) ;
  • Lee, Keun Won (Occupational Safety & Health Research Institute, KOSHA) ;
  • Woo, In Sung (Department of Safety Engineering, Incheon National University)
  • 이주엽 (한국산업안전보건공단 산업안전보건연구원) ;
  • 이근원 (한국산업안전보건공단 산업안전보건연구원) ;
  • 우인성 (인천대학교 안전공학과)
  • Received : 2014.07.03
  • Accepted : 2014.10.08
  • Published : 2014.10.31

Abstract

Depending on the progress of the industrial advances, the use of the thermal oil system in the utility system has been increased, which became an important part in the operation of the plant. However, fire or explosion have occurred due to lack of risk awareness and safety management, more frequently than we know. In this study, by using a questionnaire, actual conditions of safety management in thermal oil system is surveyed and analyzed, it is composed of general, a safety status of the thermal oil system component and the stage of recognition and management in the thermal oil system. These results of this study can be used as basic data to the safety management and the accident prevention of fire or explosion in the workplace.

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