MOL Safe Operation of Machinery Blitz

MOL Safe Operation of Machinery Blitz

Employees work with machines, tools and equipment every day. Workplaces couldn't operate without them; however, interacting with them has potential for serious injuries or fatalities if they are not used and maintained properly.

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Description

Employees work with machines, tools and equipment every day. Workplaces couldn't operate without them; however, interacting with them has potential for serious injuries or fatalities if they are not used and maintained properly.

The potential hazards are numerous, and include:
Safety hazards

  • Contact with moving parts
  • Contact with electricity, heat, fire, cold, and other energies
  • Contact with pressurized gas or liquid
Health hazards
  • Contact with harmful chemicals or biological hazards
  • Contact with harmful noise, radiation, and/or vibration
  • Exposure to ergonomic or MSD hazards

The Ministry of Labour will conduct a machine guarding blitz from January 18 to February 26, 2016.

Topics include

This live webinar, featuring a Ministry of Labour representative, will help you prepare for the blitz. Highlights include:

  • Why focus on machine guarding?
  • What inspectors will look for during the blitz?
  • Which industry sectors will be targeted?

Target audience

The webinar will be of interest to firms in the industrial sectors.

Delivery method

Please Note:
This is a pre-recorded webinar with PPT slides. After registration, you will be delivered an email confirmation containing instructions on how to view the presentation.

Initial broadcast date: Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 10:00am EDT.

 

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Location Function No. Date Time Notes Price
Pre-recorded webinar 186646 Jan 12, 2050 10:00:00 AM $0.00