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Use the correct wheel for the machine’s size and speed, and the work to be performed. • A cutting disc should not be used for grinding. The RPM rating of the disc/blade must be higher than that of the angle grinder. Adjust guards to deflect flying particles away from operator. • Use an 180 guard between operator & wheel

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    Hazard Alert: Worker Exposure to Silica during

    tools at the impact site where a saw or grinder generates dust. • Large bridge or gantry-like saws usually use water sprays and can be remote-controlled for dust control and cooling. • Hand-held angle grinders can be modified to deliver water to the point of contact with the stone. • Wet-edge milling machines or stone routers can

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  • Bench Grinder Risk Assessments and Safety | MAKESafe Tools
    Bench Grinder Risk Assessments and Safety | MAKESafe Tools

    Flying Chips, Sparks, and Coolant. Flying chips, sparks, parts of the grinding wheel, and other debris regularly exit bench grinders at high speeds and can cause irritation, burns, respiratory distress, and severe eye injury. This is why OSHA requires shields, eye

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  • Safety Alert ARTC No. 94 Issued 14/10/2016 Angle
    Safety Alert ARTC No. 94 Issued 14/10/2016 Angle

    Safety Alert ARTC No. 94 Issued 14/10/2016 Angle Grinder Safety Incident This alert has been issued following an incident where a worker was injured when a 5 inch angle grinder was dropped. The unit did not have a cut-off switch (aka dead-man or paddle switch) which allowed the grinder to operate after the worker dropped it. Pre-operational checks

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  • Grinding Hazards: Causes & Recommended Safety Precautions
    Grinding Hazards: Causes & Recommended Safety Precautions

    Feb 15, 2019 Grinding is a challenging and rewarding job, no double about it. While it takes lots of practice to master it, there are several hazards associated with it. Even the expert can’t escape it unless taken good care. Grinding hazards involves eye-injuries, affected lung, and even the danger of fire! But that only happens ONLY when … Grinding Hazards: Causes & Recommended Safety Precautions

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  • Alert: Machine Shop Lathes: Entanglement Hazards During
    Alert: Machine Shop Lathes: Entanglement Hazards During

    There is a hazard of entanglement whenever lathe operators use emery paper or similar material to sand or polish a rotating shaft with keyway slots or similar slotted profiles. Without warning, the paper may catch in the sharp edges of a slot, fold into the cavity, and wrap itself around the shaft, sometimes entangling the operator's gloved

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  • Safety in the use of abrasive wheels
    Safety in the use of abrasive wheels

    Download a free copy. - HSG17. (PDF) [1] [1] Guidance subsequent to the repeal of the Abrasive Wheels Regulations 1970 (encompassing relevant PUWER 1998 issues and any conflicts with draft European standards). In addition to looking at essential training needs, the guide also focuses on details such as: wheel characteristics; safety in grinding

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  • Why is machinery safety important?
    Why is machinery safety important?

    Why is machinery safety important? Moving machinery can cause injuries in many ways: People can be struck and injured by moving parts of machinery or ejected material. Parts of the body can also be drawn in or trapped between rollers, belts and pulley drives. Sharp edges can cause cuts and severing injuries, sharp-pointed parts can cause

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  • [BEST TIPS] GRINDING MACHINE SAFETY | RLS HUMAN CARE
    [BEST TIPS] GRINDING MACHINE SAFETY | RLS HUMAN CARE

    Oct 19, 2017 Contents. 1 Grinding Safety. 1.0.0.0.1 The portable grinder is used in the field or maintenance shop to grind excess metal from welds, remove rust, and for special finishing operations. Since this tool is hand operated, the quality of the work depends upon the ability and experience of the operator and also aware grinding machine safety as does safe job completion

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  • Safety Alert - ARTC
    Safety Alert - ARTC

    1. Place Safety Alert on display and make copies of this alert available to people who report to you (without regular email access) and ensure that the contents of the safety alert are discussed/explained to your staff. 2. If engaging contractors, ensure they are made aware of current ARTC Safety Alerts. 3

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  • 7 Types Of Angle Grinder Accidents And How To Stop Them
    7 Types Of Angle Grinder Accidents And How To Stop Them

    Dec 03, 2018 This is more likely to happen with inadequate guarding. Make sure the safety guard is in place, and wear suitable gloves to keep a good grip during use. Always remain alert and keep concentration during use of the angle grinder. 2. Wheel breakage . The risk of breakage is inherent in every abrasive wheel

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  • Bench Grinder Awareness Reminder Potential Hazards
    Bench Grinder Awareness Reminder Potential Hazards

    NEVER START THE GRINDER when the wheel is in contact with the workpiece. SECURE WORK. Always hold workpiece firmly against the work rest. DO NOT USE THE BENCH GRINDER if the flange nut or clamp nut is missing or if the spindle shaft is bent. FREQUENTLY clean grinding dust from beneath grinder. STAY ALERT AND EXERCISE CONTROL

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  • Angle Grinder Safety Tips to Prevent Accidents - Fine
    Angle Grinder Safety Tips to Prevent Accidents - Fine

    Because of this, you should always check, and then re-check the disc before using it. Make sure there aren’t any cracks or breaks anywhere on the disc. The biggest safety risk of an angle grinder when compared to die grinder comes from the shattered abrasive disc. Hence exercise extreme caution here

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  • How to Use a Grinding Machine Safely?
    How to Use a Grinding Machine Safely?

    Feb 10, 2013 The grinding machine is utilized in a tool shop for various purposes such as finishing, forming, sharpening, cutting, roughing, snagging, cleaning, polishing, buffing, etc. However, while operating a grinding device, it may cause serious injuries to the operator or any person nearby

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  • SAFETY ALERT #025
    SAFETY ALERT #025

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  • Safety Guide for Grinding Wheels | UAMA
    Safety Guide for Grinding Wheels | UAMA

    Hazard Alert Icon: This type of safety icon conveys information primarily related to the nature of a hazard. It contains a graphical depiction of the hazard drawn within a yellow equilateral triangle. Prohibition Icon: This type of safety icon conveys actions that should not be taken. It consists of a red circular band with a 45 diagonal red

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  • Bench or Pedestal Grinder Safety
    Bench or Pedestal Grinder Safety

    Bench or Pedestal Grinder Safety ... • The machine shop safety Responsible Person /Monitor should mount and balance new wheels. ... • Be alert and cautious when a grinding operation requires locating fingers close to the wheel. • Feed the stock into the wheel

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  • GRINDING MACHINES - Chemical Engineering
    GRINDING MACHINES - Chemical Engineering

    Grinding machines have some special safety precautions that must be observed. These are in addition to those safety precautions described in Chapter 1. SAFETY PRECAUTIONS GRINDING MACHINE SAFETY Grinding machines are used daily in a machine shop. To avoid injuries follow the safety precautions listed below. Wear goggles for all grinding machine

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  • Grinding machine safety Alert Video - YouTube
    Grinding machine safety Alert Video - YouTube

    Apr 21, 2018 Hello.....FriendsGuards must be provided and adjusted properly to protect you. Replace damaged guards because if an abrasive wheel breaks while rotating, it

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  • 5 Safety Precautions when Using Your Angle Grinder
    5 Safety Precautions when Using Your Angle Grinder

    Apr 16, 2010 3. Safety Precautions and Clothing. Angle grinders can be very dangerous if they are misused or if safety precautions aren’t followed. Angle grinders can throw up debris when cutting materials, so it’s important to protect your eyes by wearing goggles or a protective face shield

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  • Fatality: grinder incident – IMCA
    Fatality: grinder incident – IMCA

    Mar 01, 2005 Fatality: grinder incident. A member has reported a fatality which occurred during preparation of surfaces for welding. A welder was using an angle grinder for the preparation work when the disk of the grinder disintegrated. The hand-held angle grinder was fitted with a 230mm diameter cutting-off wheel, and when it disintegrated, fragments penetrated the victim’s chest and abdomen

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  • Machine & Equipment Hazards Safety Topics - SafetyInfo
    Machine & Equipment Hazards Safety Topics - SafetyInfo

    Machine & Equipment Hazardss. Electrical Hazards – equipment that uses electricity as a power source is a potential electrocution hazard. Check power cords, switches and connections for exposed wires or broken parts. Amputation & Caught-in Hazards – machine guards on equipment are installed to protect our employees from moving parts

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