Machine Guarding Overview

Course Outline





6 min

Mobile Ready

Training Shorts

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the hazards of working with mechanical equipment, including where those hazards occur and the motions and actions that cause the hazards

  • Identify safeguarding device requirements, factors that influence safeguarding methods, and the types of safeguards used to protect you from mechanical hazards

  • Recognize your responsibilities to utilize machine safeguards properly

Lesson Description

This lesson will help you recognize the hazards associated with machinery use, the methods of machine guarding, the different types of machine safeguards, and your responsibilities when working with guarded machinery.

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