How to protect machines and equipment for safety and health.

  • 48 Pages
  • 0.73 MB
  • English
Management Research & Development Institute , Wichita, Kan
Machinery -- Safety regulations -- United States, Industrial hygiene -- United States, Industrial safety -- United S
StatementBy Robert D. Gidel [and] Patrick F. Cestrone
SeriesOSHA compliance guide -- v. 2, OSHA compliance guide -- v. 2
ContributionsCestrone, Patrick F, United States.
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22790256M

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Equipment/tools, such as chippers. Employers have duties concerning the provision and use of personal protective equipment (PPE) at work.

PPE is equipment that will protect the user against health or safety risks at work. It can include items such as safety helmets, gloves, eye protection, high-visibility clothing, safety footwear and safety harnesses.

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It also includes. According to OSHA, a company must provide more than one type of machine guarding to ensure employee safety while the machine is operating.

The type of machine will determine what kind of machine guarding equipment should be used. For instance, cutters, shears and power saws are machines that require “point of operation” guarding.Personal protective equipment (PPE) is designed to protect against safety and/or health hazards.

Hard hats, safety glasses, and safety boots, for instance, are designed to prevent or reduce the severity of injury if an accident occurs.

Other PPE, such as hearing and respiratory protection, is designed to prevent illnesses and unwanted health effects.