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Cat: Tools

Guidance on hand tool and power tool requirements for OSHA General Industry, Construction & Maritime Standards. Chain saw safety.

29 Resources
Abrasive Wheel Equipment Grinders Checklist [39450] ?

A safety checklist for abrasive wheel grinders

Abrasive Wheels [8365] ?

Use of portable, bench and pedestal grinders

Updated Box Cutter Safety Tips [39409] ?

An online safety video

Carbon Moxoxide Hazards from Gasoline Powered Tools [27304] ?

Fact sheet with safety tips

Chain Saw Safety [26417] ?

Safety ripa when using chain saws

Chainsaw Safety [pdf] [25968] ?

Precautions when using chainsaws

Construction Tool Safety [6716] ?

A series of toolbox talks on the subject

Flashlight Selection Criteria [27300] ?

How to select a flashlight

Hand & Power Tools Safety Fact Sheet [pdf] [25944] ?

Guidance on preventing injuries when using hand and power tools

Hand and Power Tool Safety [24202] ?

General safety precautions

Hand and Power Tool Safety [20357] ?

Proper work practices for hand and portable power tools

Hand and Power Tools Basic Safety [pdf] [26327] ?

Safeguards associated with hand and portable power tools

Hand Tool Operation Safety [27290] ?

Safety rules for using hand tools including gasoline powered equipment

Hand Tool Safety [16101] ?

Guide for correct useage of handtools

Hand Tool Safety [pdf] [31777] ?

Guidelines on safe tool methods

Machine Shop Safe Work Practices Evaluation Form [pdf] [26730] ?

Example of safety training evaluation form for saws, sanders, presses, grinders, etc

Manual: Tools and Their Uses [28459] ?

Safety requirements, general care, and repair procedures are discussed for each tool - view online

Nail Gun Safety Guidelines [pdf] [40141] ?

This guidance is for residential home builders and construction contractors, subcontractors, and supervisors

Operating a Chain Saw Safely [27476] ?

Proper clothing and knowledgeable use of equipment can reduce the chance of injury

Outdoor Power Equipment Safety [2050] ?

Consumer Product Safety Commission information on safety and outdoor power equipment

Pneumatic Tool Safety Toolbox Talk [pdf] [16714] ?

For employee training

Portable Power Tool Safety [26183] ?

Follow safe operating procedures

Updated Portable Power Tool Safety Rules [27092] ?

Following safety rules can substantially reduce the possibility of injuries

Power Saw Safety [pdf] [36744] ?

A safety training handout

Power Tool Safety [22535] ?

Identify and use the safety practices that should be observed when working with power tools

Powered Hand Tool Safety [17020] ?

Tips on injury prevention - power tool fact sheets

Tool Box Talk: Hand Tool Safety [pdf] [39429] ?

Basic rules for hand tool safety

Tools Safety Rules [6160] ?

For the safe use of hand tools, electric tools, pneumatic tools and hydraulic tools

Utility Knife Safety [pdf] [40571] ?

Tips on safe use of utility knives


Related Categories & Information

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Ergonomics / Hand Tools
Guidelines for hand tool design

OSHA / Machinery
OSHA technical resources for machine guarding

Safety / Agriculture
Large number of agriculture safety bulletins, including dust hazards and control

Safety / Construction
Workplace safety and health resources for construction hazards

Safety / Equipment
Safety materials on industrial robots, woodworking machinery, machine shops, etc


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