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Machine Guards: A Last Line Of Defense (Training Shop - English/Spanish)

As we all know, heavy machinery poses a great number of risks to workers.

These machines can be extremely heavy, contain blades, and move at high speeds. Becoming familiar with machine guards and how they serve to protect workers is vital to ensuring safety.

In this Practical Tool, you'll discover:

  • Responsibilities of workers and employers regarding machine guards
  • 4 common methods for machine guarding
  • Specifics of hand tool guarding