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On-the-Job Safety Rules for Power Tool Operation.

Authors
Anonymous
Source
NIOSH :2 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00121195
Abstract
Safety precautions for working with power tools are listed and illustrated. Precautions relate to tool knowledge, proper tool selection, grounding of all tools, removal of adjusting keys and wrenches, a neat work area, use of machine guards, avoidance of accidental startup, use of recommended accessories, proper work clothes, use of safety glasses, proper work practices, and care of tools.
Keywords
Hand-tools; Industrial-equipment; Accident-prevention; Safety-engineering; Safety-measures; Safety-equipment;
Source Name
Power Tool Institute, Inc., National Association of Home Builders, United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, NIOSH, 2 pages
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division