Again proving why machine guarding is critical to protecting worker safety

The printing industry is not viewed as a highly hazardous environment. But rotating machines coupled with frequent jamming issues, then people tend to put their hands and other body parts where they don’t belong. This envelope manufacturing company had several incidents which lead to serious hand injury and amputations. Upon inspection OSHA sited them for both willful and serious violations for failing to protect employees from injury and leading to a hefty fine.  Read more:


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