SOP 016 Metal Cutting Guillotine
In metal cutting guillotine, a safe operating procedure is necessary because of the potential hazards associated with its use. These hazards include sharp edges, burns, crush and pinch points, and manual handling. The procedure provides instructions on the use of the equipment both prior to and during operation, ensures workers recognize and manage associated hazards and risks involved, and provides a training document for workers.
It is important to follow the safe operating procedure when using a metal cutting guillotine to minimize the risk of injury. The procedure includes pre-operational safety checks, operational safety checks, and housekeeping instructions. It is also important to ensure that the equipment is in good working condition and that all guards are fitted, secure, and functional before use.
A safe operating procedure document for a metal cutting guillotine can be purchased to ensure that the procedure is up-to-date and meets the latest safety standards.