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A lot has changed in the last 12 years when it comes to machine safety: technology, hazard combinations, solutions, and even the scope of health and safety. These changes have prompted a comprehensive updating of CSA's R machine safeguarding standard. Like the previous edition, CSA Z sets out requirements for the design, manufacture, installation, maintenance, operation, and safeguarding of industrial equipment. According to CSA, the new standard "applies to newly manufactured, rebuilt and redeployed machinery, but may also be used to set upgrade targets for existing machinery.
But there needs to be an understanding of the changes and how they can apply in real life. For example, the professional engineer who carries out your next pre-start health and safety review for new equipment will base his findings on the new standard.
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Participants will leave the course with a good familiarity of the standard and how it can be applied in real life. Conferences: Networking, legislative requirements, hot-button issues. Consulting Solutions: Integrating health and safety into your workplace. Resources: A wealth of information and resources.
All Rights Reserved. We are processing your request Sign In. Create Account. Site Map. Search for:. Revitalized machine safeguarding standard. Revitalized machine safeguarding standard Jan 17, A lot has changed in the last 12 years when it comes to machine safety: technology, hazard combinations, solutions, and even the scope of health and safety. What's new Like the previous edition, CSA Z sets out requirements for the design, manufacture, installation, maintenance, operation, and safeguarding of industrial equipment.
All are covered in the new standard. It's just like mechanical, thermal or noise hazards. What goes on in that person's head also needs to be considered when it comes to selecting safeguarding options. Stay Connected. Our Services.
New! Revitalized machine safeguarding standard
This Standard applies to the protection of persons from the hazards arising from the use of mobile or stationary machinery. It provides the criteria to be observed and the description, selection, and application of guards and safety devices. Your Alert Profile lists the documents that will be monitored. If the document is revised or amended, you will be notified by email.
Scan this QR code to use this paper checklist on your smartphone or tablet. Visit www. Is the guard securely in place by means of welding or fates nets screws, nuts etc. Is the movable guard interlocked when moving parts of the machine can be reached during guard open position?
Equipment Safety Assessment - CSA Z432-04 Safeguarding of Machines Checklist