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Band Saws

A band saw is a toothed steel blade passed over two band wheels. It cuts material held between the wheels.

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Guarding Of Conveyors

Conveyor systems are a popular way of handling materials.

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Jig Saws

A jig saw is a hand-held power tool that can make straight cuts or cut curves.

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Linishers

A linisher turns a belt or disc of abrasive material to smooth a workpiece, creating a level, even surface.

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Screw Conveyors

While belt conveyors are open and often used to move discrete items, a screw conveyor is often enclosed in a...

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Welding and local exhaust ventilation

This fact sheet is for ‘persons conducting a business or undertaking’ (PCBUs) that carry out welding work.

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Toolbox talk 1: Welding work health effects

This is the first of two toolbox talks to raise awareness of the health risks from welding and some of...

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Toolbox talk 2: Welding work keeping safe

This is the second of two toolbox talks on health and safety for welding.

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Noise in manufacturing

Many manufacturing processes, machinery and equipment produce high noise levels, which can lead to hearing problems. This fact sheet outlines...

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