Machinery - preventing injury when operating power presses: A health and safety solution

How to properly guard and maintain power presses and use safe work systems to reduce or eliminate the risk of serious injury.

Last updated

Jun 2009

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PDF, 149.11 kB

Document Length

1 page

What it contains

Power presses cause serious injury to workers. Proper safety measures, work systems and management of power presses can reduce or eliminate these risks. This document outlines:

  • the types of injuries caused by power presses
  • solutions for workplaces to reduce or eliminate these risks