Machine Guarding and Barricades


  • Legislation
  • Manitoba Worksafe Guideline on Machine Guarding
  • Why Do Safety Locks and Emergency Stops Fail?
  • How often should interlocks be checked?
  • Checklist for Machine Guarding
  • Type of Guards
  • Risk Factors for Machine Guarding
  • Hierarchy of Machine Guarding Controls
  • Employee Training
  • Machine Guard Removed Labels
  • Common situations that cause injury
  • Allowable Size of Openings
  • Tamper or Defeat Resistance Guards
  • Case Study - Pallet Nailer
  • Case Study
  • Looking for an easier way to manage your machine safety program?