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Video Library: Machine Guarding / Maintenance

Equipment and Machine Guarding
Machine Guarding/Conveyor Safety
Machine Guarding and Operating
Machine Guarding: Protecting You from Hazards
Machine Safeguarding
Machine Shop Safety
Maintenance Safety

  • Equipment and Machine Guarding
    #EQ001 - VHS (15 min. 1996)

    An introduction to machinery hazards and safeguarding. Topics covered include:
    • Why guards are used
    • Mechanical hazards
    • Requirements for effective guarding
    • Types of guards
    • Safe work procedures
  • Machine Guarding/Conveyor Safety
    #MA013 - VHS, English, #MA014 - VHS, Spanish (12 min. 2001)

    • How to inspect guards and conveyors effectively
    • Reinforces employee responsibility
  • Machine Guarding and Operating
    #MA009 - DVD (18 min. added 2015)

    When used properly, various types of machine guarding and safety devices allow machine operators to perform the jobs safely and efficiently; unfortunately, many operators choose to cheat, defeat or override these types of safety devices, often resulting in severe injury and death.
  • Machine Guarding: Protecting You from Hazards
    #MA015 - DVD (15 min. purchased 2011)

    This video discusses common types of machine hazards, how they can be controlled and what actions must be taken to stay safe around moving equipment and machinery. Featured is testimony from workers who have been injured after removing or bypassing guards, or taking other risks around moving machinery. Other topics include potential machine hazard areas, controlling machine hazards, fixed guarding, adjustable guarding, electrical interlocks, photoelectric devices, pressure-sensitive trips and restraint devices.
  • Machine Safeguarding
    #MA010 - VHS (15 min. 1991)

    The machine safeguarding module helps you identify and assess mechanical hazards and the various types of machine safeguards that are available. You will learn to protect against hazards caused by moving machine parts and to determine which safeguards are acceptable. Objectives when you complete this module:
    • Identify types and benefits of machine safeguarding
    • Identify design factors that affect safeguard effectiveness and safety
    • List safeguard options available for different types of mechanical hazards
    • Identify hazards related to automated machines and equipment
    • Recognize the supervisor's responsibilities in inspecting and maintaining machine safeguards
  • Machine Shop Safety
    #MA012 - VHS (20 min. 1991)

    This film explains how to work safely in a machine shop. It includes a discussion of the importance of dressing properly and using the correct personal protective equipment. In addition, it explains the importance of maintaining a clean, welllit work area; of recognizing and avoiding, mechanical, electrical and chemical hazards; and following correct work practices.
  • Maintenance Safety: High Impact
    #MA000 - DVD (19 min. added 2015)

    • Three life-saving safety attitudes
    • Ladder safety and personal fall protection
    • Welding, cutting and gas cylinder safety
    • Lock-out/tag-out
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