Winter 2016 Safety Campaign
Machine Safeguarding Emphasis Campaign:
Atlantic Charter Insurance Company’s Safety and Health Department continues to emphasize the importance of a strong machine safeguarding program with all clients that operate powered machinery. The primary goal of the campaign is to assist clients with reducing the potential for machine-related injuries in their facility’s operations. Safety & Health Consultants will conduct machine guarding assessments at client locations and make recommendations to assist in the prevention of hand/finger amputations and other machine related traumatic injuries. They also review lockout/tagout programs to assist clients with OSHA compliance and will provide sample written programs as well.
As part of this campaign, the Atlantic Charter Insurance Company Safety and Health Department continues to publish articles about machine safety. Special articles include: