Conveyor Safety In The Workplace
Concise Length 11 min
This video discusses the various hazards posed by conveyor systems and the safe work practices that employees must follow to prevent injuries related to these hazards. Also featured are testimonials from workers who have suffered conveyor-related injuries due to complacency, taking shortcuts and failure to perform lockout/tagout procedures. Topics include shear, pinch and nip points, types of conveyor guarding, employee contact with conveyors and crossing over and under conveyors. Requirements of conveyor operators, conveyor maintenance and repair procedures, safety signs, housekeeping and emergency stop devices are also covered in the program.