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Machine Safeguarding Reports


Custom safety solutions for your unique production process.

Machine Safeguarding Reports are designed for companies who are already aware of specific machines that need attention. Our report will provide an in depth understanding of your machine's hazards and the solutions that fit within your production requirements.

Why have reports when you can install a quick off the shelf solution? Without a proper assessment you run the risk of installing an unsafe solution that does not work with your unique production processes. You may even miss hazards entirely. The right solution must be safe and productive. Our comprehensive reports include full details of all the hazards associated with your machine and not only address the immediate issues but also provide recommendations as to further improvements that could be made. This saves you time, money and from possible future employee injuries.

Benefits:

  • Onsite assessment allows for a firsthand understanding of the machines' functions, existing hazards and potential hazards
  • Multiple safeguarding solutions are presented for you to choose from
  • Hazards and solutions are documented in a detailed and easy to understand report
  • Machine safeguarding is certified by a professional engineer
  • Reports provide a step-by-step process to reach compliance
  • We provide a fully detailed flat rate proposal, so there are no surprises!

Process:

  1. We provide a fully detailed flat rate proposal
  2. Upon approval of the proposal, we will book a time to complete a detailed onsite assessment of the following activities:
    • Observation of the machine in use by your employees
    • Completion of a risk assessment with input from your employees to document hazards of machine in operation as well as set up, maintenance and cleaning activities
    • Observation of the production flow and requirements
    • Observation and testing of machine controls and safeguards to assess compliance with CSA Z432 safeguarding requirements
  3. Development and presentation of a report detailing the findings of our assessment and our recommended solutions to meet provincial safeguarding requirements
  4. Proceed with recommendations on your own, or have us do the complete design and recommend an installer for you

Past Successes

Workplace Engineering Solutions’ machine hazard audit provided us with our baseline information and allowed us to establish our priorities in a concise and organized manner. W...