Safety articles on Tool Safety

Gloved Hand Reaching for Safety Glasses Before Using Portable Grinder
Tool Safety

Safety Precautions for Handheld Portable Grinders

Safety precautions for handheld portable grinders used at work include safe work area preparation, PPE requirements, equipment selection and inspections.

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Man wearing bright orange sweatshirt using a chainsaw to cut wood in an outdoor wooded area.
Tool Safety

Risks When Using a Chainsaw and Top Safety Precautions

While chainsaws are efficient and productive power tools, they can also be dangerous if not used correctly and with care by trained and experienced operators.

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Assorted Colorful Hand Tools
Tool Safety

Remind Workers to Use Hand Tools Properly to Avoid Injury

Use the right tools for the job! Hand tools, when used improperly or not kept in good condition can cause serious injuries. Remind your team to work safe.

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Banner, Work Safety Tips When Using Air Compressors
Tool Safety

Safety Reminders for Handling Pressurized Air Equipment

Working with air compressors may get the job done quicker, but there are some potential risks in using them without taking proper safety measures.

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Welder at Work
Tool Safety

Welding Safety Hazards: How to Keep Yourself Safe at Work

When working on or repairing industrial equipment, it is crucial that you realize the four biggest welding safety hazards and know how to protect yourself.

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Stationary masonry saw sitting at a construction site, not currently in use.
Tool Safety

Using Stationary Masonry Saws Safely for Construction Work

Stationary masonry saws are useful tools to have on the job site, but can be dangerous if safety precautions are not taken seriously.

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Large handheld power saw not currently in use with blade attached.
Tool Safety

On The Job Safety Precautions For Using Handheld Power Saws

Handheld power saws, including circular saws, are versatile and convenient tools that can be dangerous if safety precautions are not taken seriously.

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Assorted Power Tools
Tool Safety

Power Tools Get the Job Done But Need to Be Used Safely

Electrical tools can pose significant hazards. Workers should be trained on the safe handling and care of the power tools they will be using on the job.

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Close-up view of a walk-behind saw blade.
Tool Safety

Important Safety Precautions of Construction Walk-Behind Saws

The hazards of operating a walk-behind saw, guidance for transport, and the safety precautions to prevent the dangers of carbon monoxide and silica dust.

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