Conveyor Safety: Doing More To Get Better Result

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MSHA FATALITY ALERTS & RELATED ARTICLES


 

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December 23, 2019, a miner was fatally injured while attempting to remove a splice pin from a...

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May 2, 2020, a miner entered a dredged sand and gravel bin through a lower access hatch to clear...

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July 29, 2020, a miner was injured when his arm became entangled in a stacker conveyor belt...

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Lockout/Tagout Procedures
 
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General Safety:
Conveyor Safety Practices
 
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Working in Proximity
to Belt Conveyors 

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BOOK DOWNLOADS


 

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Foundations™ for Conveyor Safety

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Chapter 25: Blocking the Belt Against Motion

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PROPER MAINTENANCE IS CRUCIAL


Regularly inspecting and properly maintaining conveyors increases production, reduces safety hazards, and lowers cost of operation. Stay on top of maintenance tasks and look for areas of improvement to enhance productivity and safety.

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PROPER CONVEYOR GUARDING

Watch to see if your conveyor is safely and accurately guarded.

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BELT SUPPORT

See why idler spacing is very important when supporting and sealing a belt.

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REDUCE RISK OF INJURY

Check out these 5 tips to improve the safety of your operation.

 

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IMPROPER CONTACT

Watch to learn about the potential issues improper contact of the conveyor belt to the return roller can cause.

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BELT CLEANER MAINTENANCE

See the most commonly-overlooked issue concerning belt cleaner maintenance.

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BELT MISTRACKING

There are so many reasons belts mistrack, here's a quick recap of just a few.

OSHA/MSHA Fines & Penalties


 

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By: Jeff Sonnenberg
Recent years have seen a sky rocketing increase in the fines levied for both OSHA and MSHA violations. Can your operation easily absorb a $13,000.00 fine? And even if you could...

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Conveyor Safety - "Are you talking the talk or walking the walk?"


 

By: Jerad Heitzler 
Last week while teaching a Conveyor Safety class, I made a statement that shocked the group (and angered a few). “You aren’t doing everything you can to keep workers safe around conveyors.”

 

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