April 19, 2008
Ordinances, Safety, Technology

Safety Regulations for Operators and Technicians

Vestas Wind Systems

“Do not stay within a radius of 400m (1300ft) from the turbine unless it is necessary. If you have to inspect an operating turbine from the ground, do not stay under the rotor plane but observe the rotor from the front.” (p.3)

“In case of a fire during an uncontrolled operation, do under no circumstances approach the turbine. Evacuate and rope off the turbine in a radius of minimum 400m (1300ft).” (p.17)

Download original document: complete “Mechanical Operating and Maintenance Manual: V90–3.0 MW, VCRS 60 Hz [1]

See also:  General Specification V117–3.3 MW [2]

URL to article:  https://www.wind-watch.org/documents/safety-regulations-for-operators-and-technicians/

URLs in this post:

[1] Mechanical Operating and Maintenance Manual: V90–3.0 MW, VCRS 60 Hz: https://docs.wind-watch.org/vestasv90-100_safetymanual.pdf

[2] General Specification V117–3.3 MW: https://docs.wind-watch.org/Vestas-V117-General-Specification.pdf