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NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Traumatic Occupational Injuries – Machine-Related Fatality Investigation Reports
The following tables contain links to fatality investigation reports of incidents where contact with machinery resulted in the deaths of workers.
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.
Machine Safeguarding: Risk Assessment and Risk Reduction
How do you ensure a machine is properly safeguarded? This 12-step process offers a thorough risk assessment process that leads to safe and efficient operation of industrial machinery.
Source: EH&S Today