Safety & Training Short - Hazards and Safe PracticesNovember 10, 2020Objective: To communicate common machine motion hazards and basic safe practices employees should always follow when working on or around machinery.
Machinery is a major source of injury. While employers are responsible to establish safeguards to protect employees, it is essential to follow safe practices to avoid injury.
- Pull-in hazards can grab and pull loose material like clothing and hair. Causes include rotating parts or in-running nip points.
- Caught-between hazards can catch the operator between two moving parts or between a moving part and a fixed object. Causes include reciprocating or punching parts.
- Cutting hazards can be caused by sharp machine parts like table saw blades.
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