Unpacking the products is a potentially dangerous operation.
ArcelorMittal has the ambition to become a world class leader in the management of health and safety. That is why we wish to share our best practices with our clients to ensure the personal safety during this operation.
Here you can download our safety recommendations for unpacking of and/or final strap removal from coils and other products:
We invite you to consult this page regularly in order to integrate our last updates.
Important warning: the client's attention is drawn to the fact that unpacking the products is a potentially dangerous operation. Appropriate action must be taken to ensure the personal safety of staff engaged in these operations.
These unpacking operations are performed by the client, under his sole responsibility, and must be executed in accordance with all rules and regulations in force such as standards, technical notices, professional rules and best practices, and in accordance with the recommendations in the documentation provided by the seller, in whatever form this may be, and under appropriate conditions to ensure that no personal injury or damage to property is sustained.
In all cases, any recommendations and/or any technical advice provided by the seller, before and/or during the unpacking of the products, whether provided verbally, in writing or on-line, are given in good faith but shall not release the client from his obligation to take all appropriate measures to prevent any injury to persons and/or damage to property arising during or as a result of such unpacking operations.