Ass saw machines shall be equipped with the following protective elements: blade cover frame, cutting blade, cutter pusher, guide, pulley transmission protection casing, waterproof electrical switch and a grounding plug included in the power cable itself.

Before starting to work, check the condition of the disk; if it is worn or cracked, replace it immediately. Check that the ground connection has not been canceled.Before starting the cutting, while the machine is still disconnected from the electrical power, turn the blade by hand.

It must be replaced if it is cracked or broken or if it lacks a notch. Otherwise, it may break during cutting and a worker may be injured.

Before starting the cutting, while the machine is still disconnected from the electrical power, turn the blade by hand. It must be replaced if it is cracked or broken or if it lacks a notch. Otherwise, it may break during cutting and a worker may be injured.The disc must be protected during cutting (lower the carcass).

The blade must be protected during cutting (lower the guard).All nails or metal parts planted in the wood to be cut must have been removed. Otherwise, the blade may fracture or the wood may move or jump uncontrolled, causing serious accidents.

All nails or metal parts planted in the wood to be cut must have been removed. Otherwise, the blade may fracture or the wood may move or jump uncontrolled, causing serious accidents.Circular saws will not be positioned within three meters (generally) of the edges of forgings except those that are effectively protected (nets, guard rails, protective finishes, etc.).

Circular saws will not be positioned within three meters (generally) of the edges of forgings except those that are effectively protected (nets, guard rails, protective finishes, etc.). The power supply is made by means of anti-humidity sleeves, fitted with waterproof plugs and on the electrical distribution board.

The power supply is made by means of anti-humidity sleeves, fitted with waterproof plugs and on the electrical distribution board.Do not install the circular saw in a wet area or full of puddles to avoid the risk of falls and electrical

Do not install the circular saw in a wet area or full of puddles to avoid the risk of falls and electrical contact.

The circular saws will be cleaned from the scraps by sweeping and stacking for subsequent transport to the landfill.

We are confident that if you follow all of these safety measures then the odds of having a major accident will fall almost to zero.

References: The Saw Critic  – Click here.

Preventative Measures to Stop Saw Accidents
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