Monthly Archives: July 2012

Amhil Enterprises Ltd. Fined $55,000 After Worker Injured

A partial severing of a hand as a result of no written policy for the lock out and tag out of a machine. Amhil Enterprises Ltd. Fined $55,000 After Worker Injured.

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Food Directions Inc. Fined $60,000 After Worker Injured

A door interlock switch failed resulting in injury.  I would also say a lockout procedure must not have been followed. Food Directions Inc. Fined $60,000 After Worker Injured.

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Machine Safety: My main disconnect e-stop isn’t red with a yellow background | Control Engineering

Yes, your e-stop button does need to be red with a yellow background.  Further, the red/yellow colour combination is specifically reserved for emergency stop devices. Machine Safety: My main disconnect e-stop isn’t red with a yellow background | Control Engineering.

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Continuous Color Coat Limited Fined $60,000 After Worker Injured

Yet another in-running nip point without a guard results in an injury. Continuous Color Coat Limited Fined $60,000 After Worker Injured.

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