1% of Non-roadway Fatalities*
Workers in machinery operation play a role in dozens of industries, including printing, fabricating, metalworking, packaging, textiles, woodworking and more. Machines perform specific duties based on the industry, thus operators must have proper training to control the various actions of machines to ensure safety at work. **
The information in each section below is listed in the order of relevance to the hazardous situation.
Situational risks – inherent to the situation or proximate cause of injury
Systemic risks – contribute to injury but are not direct causes
Relevant Technology Solutions for machinery operation