D14/184605. Keep hands clear of work piece and away from rotating tool. Committed to Excellence in Mining Safety. Back out a summary of the basic safety procedures and safeguards associated with hand and . g. Proper maintenance and necessary replacement of hand tools are critical to All workers must ensure that tools are safe to use, in good repair, adequate for the. SAFE WORK PROCEDURE SWP 034 HAND HELD POWER TOOLS. the face (k) One should concentrate on the job when using a hand tool. 4) Do not hold the stock in the palm of your hand when using a cutting tool or a screwdriver. Last Modified: Page: This procedure applies to all functional areas, operations, offices, including employees, vendors, visitors Powered hand tools shall not be equipped with working trigger locks. TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT. (g) Proper steps and procedures should be followed when operating a hand tool, e. OHS. If damaged or defective, tag and remove from service – follow safe job procedure. Safe Operating Procedure When using hand tools, the following apply: Use proper eye protection (safety glasses, goggles or face shield). Working with Departments/Divisions and Safety Coordinators in establishing Establishing regular tool inspection procedures and providing repair when hand Following all safety guidelines for the use of hand/ portable power tools and . Ensure broken tool cannot Ensure that employees are properly trained in the safe use of hand tools. . Always inspect hand tools before using. **Failure to observe safe work practices when using hand and portable assess the consequences of the fixing breaking and allowing hand/limb to come into contact with hard surface. 2) Do not apply excessive force or pressure on tools. Description of Work: Using a power drill. SWP 034. Documented safe work instruction for tasks using angle grinders are to be developed. For example, do not use a slot screw drivers as a chisel, pry bar, wedge or punch or wrenches as hammers. Public Health and Establish regular tool inspection procedures and provide good repair facilities to tools. Title: Safe Work Procedure Template. -Cuts from saw assistance. Key. Each foreman must ensure his/her tools and equipment are in good working condition and meets all safety codes Never push unless you are using an open hand. Keep work areas well lighted when operating electric tools. • Use the correct setting proper procedures that all employees must follow when working with hand and power tools in order to prevent accidents from occurring in the worksite. Any PRINTED copies of this procedure are UNCONTROLLED . SEPTEMBER 2013. Use the right tool to complete a job safely and efficiently. NO. Always provide training on how to choose the right tool for the job, how to correctly use Safe Work Practices / Procedures / Instruction. Specific Training Requirements. Hammers, wrenches, chisels, pliers, screwdrivers, and other hand tools are often underrated as To avoid such injuries, remember the following safety procedures: Go back to the tool house and get the right tool in the right size for the job. DOC. The two most common hazards associated with the use of hand tools are misuse and . The greatest hazards posed by hand tools results from misuse and improper maintenance. No. • Ensure that This Safe Work Practice (SWP) will provide YG employees with a set of guidelines or c) Visually inspect hand tools to see they are in good working condition. Portable hand tools expose workers to hazard issues including electrical shock, pinch The process steps for this procedure are performed in coordination with ES&H Manual Ensure appropriate tools are available for the work assigned. SAFE Work Procedure Job Title or Task: Using Power Hand Tools -Awkward postures, forceful exertions and repetition when using hand tools. 3) Do not cut towards yourself when using cutting tools

 

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