Contact your supervisor or site ehs professional for more specific information. No single glove can provide appropriate protection for every work situation so it is important to.
Some tools are irreplaceable protect your hands simpsons safety poster.
Hand gloves safety poster. Use the right glove for proper protection. Environmental health and safety provides the following safety posters for use by the campus community. Safety poster hand protection.
Feel free to use them on safety posters banners shirts t shirts etc. A necessary precaution to take is to wear approved work gloves. Always wear the correct gloves to guard against the specific hazards you are likely to encounter.
The workplace can create many hazards for your hands whether from chemicals cuts or burns. Hand injuries can range from minor to catastrophic. This matrix is only to be used as a guide when selecting appropriate hand protection.
Keeping our hands and fingers out of harms way at work is critical. Handling sharp objects hot objects rough materials and splinters without the necessary hand protection are sure signs of invitation for hand injury. Quiz circle t for true or f for false 1about 20 percent of disabling injuries are hand related.
Inspect gloves before use for tears excessive wear and punctures store in a clean dry location. Hand safety and injury prevention safety talk we use our hands for virtually every task we do at work and because of this fact they are commonly injured on the job. Hand safety hand and portable powered tools and equipment 29 cfr 1910242.
Glove poster 2013 author. Our hands are also subject to cuts bruises burns and poking. The hand is one of the most complex parts of your body the.
Contact ehs 402 472 4925 or ehs at unledu with the titless wanted and the number of each you would like to receivewe will send you as many posters as you want at no charge. Make a poster showing the proper glove for the tasks identified. Gloves with safety cuff or knit wrist tough yet flexible excellent resistance to cuts snags punctures.
Keeping in mind the importance of safety and to help people save from accidents we are presenting hand safety slogans in this blog post. How important are your hands. Fingers are precious dont ignore or they could end up on the floor.
Improper use of hand tools can result in hand inju ries. Reprints gloves hand protection personal protective equipment. Many heal fast with proper care but severe hand injuries such as serious burns crushing or amputation can affect the rest of your life.
Display the poster in a com mon area to help workers make the proper glove selection for future tasks. Mark maynard created date. Not all gloves protect you from all hand injuries.