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Machinery Safeguarding

Monday, November 25, 2019
Machinery Safeguarding

 

Machinery Safety: Finding the Right Safeguard Solutions
Colin J. Brigham

Today I would like to talk to you about Machinery Safeguarding. When determining the best solutions for safeguarding machinery and equipment, one of the biggest challenges that OSH professionals face is answering the question, “How safe is safe enough?” With so many potential risks and hazards associated with machinery, it can be difficult to know where to begin and which safeguards to put in place. The professionals at 1Source have considerable expertise in machine safeguarding and can provide a path forward for your machine safeguarding program. We can audit your written program and conduct assessments for each piece of machinery to ensure appropriate guarding is provided.

 

If you are looking for ways to reduce the risk of injury in your workplace, let 1Source help. We can provide you with expert safety and health risk management and consulting services to identify and combat hazards that threaten your employees' safety. We are committed to helping you create and maintain a strong safety culture in your workplace which will reduce incidents along with the added benefits of cost savings and higher productivity.

 

For more information, or to set aside some time to discuss how 1Source Safety and Health can assist you, please reach out to Colin J. Brigham, CIH, CSP, CPE, CPEA, CSPHP, FAIHA at cbrigham@1ssh.com, 610.524.5525 x 24.

Sincerely,
Colin J. Brigham, CIH, CSP, CPE, CPEA, CSPHP
VP Safety Management & Ergonomics


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