Machining

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Jan 21, 2017
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Traumatic Occupational Injuries – Machine-Related Fatality Investigation Reports

http://wwwn.cdc.gov/NIOSH-FACE/Default.cshtml?state=ALL&Incident_Year=ALL&Category2=0011&Submit=Submit

The following tables contain links to fatality investigation reports of incidents where contact with machinery resulted in the deaths of workers.

Source: CDC

Jul 01, 2006
OSHA Machine Guarding eTool: Press Safety Considerations

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/machineguarding/presses/presssafety.html

This eTool provided by OSHA provides information on machine guarding safety considerations when using presses including powered press brakes.

Source: OSHA

Apr 01, 2005
Machine Safeguarding: Risk Assessment and Risk Reduction

http://ehstoday.com/safety/machine/ehs_imp_37486

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