127 – Grinding Equipment

19 February 2015

Electrical Safety: Static Electricity

Electrical Safety: Static Electricity Most of us are familiar with static electricity.  We all have walked across the rug and reached for the doorknob, only to
19 February 2015

Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety How much current does it take to kill?  There are many instances where persons have survived 30,000 and 40,000 volts while many other cases
17 February 2015

Checklist: Head and Face Protection

Checklist: Head and Face Protection The following checklist may help you evaluate your program. However it is not intended to replace a comprehensive head and face
17 February 2015

Power Tools: Bench and Pedestal Grinders

Power Tools: Bench and Pedestal Grinders Almost every maintenance shop has a bench or pedestal grinder.  They are most commonly used to shape or sharpen the
17 February 2015

Safe Use of Electric Powered Hand Tools

Safe Use of Electric Powered Hand Tools Most people at some time or another have received a low voltage electrical shock and have been fortunate enough
17 February 2015

Hand and Portable Power Tools: General Guidelines

Hand and Portable Power Tools: General Guidelines Use of tools is rather straightforward but many injuries result from their misuse.  To use them correctly, there are
20 April 2012

Alert 12 – 10 Loss of Balance Results in Laceration to Leg from Grinder

21 April 2010

Alert 10 – 10 Welding Operation Results in a Fire

25 April 2009

Alert 09 – 10 Damaged Electric Cord Results in Welder Electrocution