Machine guards are extremely important for keeping yourself safe around hazardous equipment. This course will show you the types of movement that create mechanical hazards, the requirements of machine safeguards, three methods of machine safeguarding, and other safe work practices.
This course bundle includes the following bite-sized, mobile-ready courses:
Understanding Machine Hazards 1: Actions
Describe machine actions that cause hazards.
Understanding Machine Hazards 2: Areas
Describe areas where machine hazards occur.
Understanding Machine Hazards 3: Motions
Describe machine motions that create hazards.
Machine Guard Requirements
Identify requirements of machine safeguards.
Machine Guard Methods 1: Barrier Guards
Identify 4 barrier guard methods to protect workers from machine hazards.
Machine Guard Methods 2: Safeguarding Devices
Identify 4 safeguarding device methods to protect workers from machine hazards.
Machine Guard Methods 3: Other Safeguards
Identify 3 alternate methods to protect workers from machine hazards.
Machine Guards: Safe Work Practices
Identify general safe work practices for working on or around hazardous machines.