Machine Guarding

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Jan 22, 2017
Machine Guarding eTool

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/machineguarding/

Employee exposure to unguarded or inadequately guarded machines is prevalent in many workplaces. Learn how to protect employees from energy release.

Source: OSHA

Jan 22, 2017
Machine Guarding

http://www.lni.wa.gov/Safety/Topics/AtoZ/MachineSafety/Default.asp

Reviewing and updating work processes, training operators, and adequate personal protective equipment (PPE) can help keep workers safe around machines. Include machine safety as part of your required written Accident Prevention Program (APP).

Source: WA Department L&I

Apr 01, 2015
Machine Safeguarding and the Point of Operation

http://osha.oregon.gov/OSHAPubs/2980.pdf

This guide to finding solutions to machine hazards was prepared by Oregon OSHA.

Source: Oregon OSHA