What it contains

A worker’s body parts, hair, clothing or jewellery can become entangled in moving parts of a manual lathe, causing serious injury or death. This document advises workplaces how to prevent workers from being injured. It explains:

  • the types of risks associated with manual lathes
  • how using guards can reduce or eliminate these risks
  • different ways to reduce or eliminate these risks
  • safe working systems you can use to reduce or eliminate these risks

 

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