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Occupational Noise Exposure and Hearing Loss Prevention: A technical report and guidebook for Sheet Metal Manufacturing Companies
This guidebook can guide sheet metal manufacturing companies as they improve the effectiveness of their hearing loss prevention programs.
OSHA Machine Guarding eTool: Press Safety Considerations
This eTool provided by OSHA provides information on machine guarding safety considerations when using presses including powered press brakes.
Injury Prevention Resources for Metal and Non Metallic Mineral Products - Metal Fabricating
The following links list tools, publications, and other resources to help prevent the most common injuries and illnesses in the metal, non-metallic mineral products industries.
Source: WorkSafe BC
Ergonomic Survival Guide for Sheet Metal Workers
This Survival Guide is designed to promote awareness of safe work practices for Sheet Metal Workers.
Source: CA DOSH