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Below is information that is intended to help the health and safety of the metalcasting indsutry.

Related Items:

Injury & Illness Rates 2010-2014 for Metalcasting Industry 
U.S. Metalcasting: North American Industry Classification System Cross Reference (NAICS) to Standard Industry Classification  
OSHA Required Training for Foundries
Control of Silica Exposure in Foundries
OSHA Guide to Machine Guarding: The revised OSHA guide identifies eight mechanical motions and eight hazardous actions that present possible amputation hazards. The guide also sets forth steps employers can take to reduce these hazards. Topics covered in the latest document include hazard analysis, safeguarding machinery, awareness devices and hazardous energy (lockout/tagout).
Establishing a Foundry Heat Stress Management Program
National Primary Metals Industries Inspection Emphasis Program

Hearing Fact Sheet