Food industry - dough roller entrapment: A health and safety solution

How to reduce or eliminate the workplace health and safety risks of dough machine roller entrapment.

Last updated

Mar 2009

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PDF, 137.4 kB

Document Length

1 page

What it contains

Workers using dough machine rollers can get their hands and fingers caught, cut or crushed in the machine. This health and safety solution advises employers how to prevent injuries. It explains:

  • the risks associated with dough machine rollers
  • how using safety bars and interlock switches can reduce or eliminate these risks
  • your responsibility to regularly inspect and maintain dough machine rollers
  • your responsibility to train and supervise workers using these machines
  • safe working systems to reduce or eliminate these risks

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