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How to protect individual from cuts from powered devices?

Updated: May 8, 2020

The use of a glove with powered device could potentially harm an individual. If the moving blade catches the glove, it could result in causing injuries, such as cuts on fingers or hands.

Any powered devices that may cause injury must be safeguarded, These hazards must be either eliminated or controlled e.g. installation of safety guard or interlocking system.

Therefore, cut-resistant gloves are tested for use with non-powered devices.


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