Computerized Numeric Control

Machining and CNC machining all have the inherent dangers associated with rapidly moving parts, sharp edges, and projectile objects.

This Safety Alert provides general CNC safety guidelines that should be followed to reduce the risk of worksite injuries.

With CNC machines there are four main mechanical components and actions that could cause crushing and/or amputation hazards:

  • Point of operation
  • Power transmission apparatuses
  • Other moving parts
  • In-running

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