Bakery - using a bread-slicing machine: A health and safety solution

How to reduce or eliminate health and safety risks when using bread slicing machines.
Last updated

Feb 2009

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PDF, 119.59 kB

Document Length

1 page

What it contains

Workers’ hands and fingers can get caught in the moving parts of bread slicing machines. This can result in serious cuts and wounds, crushing and amputation. This document advises workplaces about:

  • the safety features that reduce or eliminate injury risks
  • safe work systems to reduce or eliminate these risks
  • safe machine maintenance procedures
  • the importance of supervision and training

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