When it comes to conveyor safety we here at "Conveyor Guard" have spent 20+ years designing, manufacturing and distributing conveyor safety guard products. Our primary goal is to help protect not only the conveyors or products but more importantly your employees.
We are proud to provide our safety guard products to the Materials Handling workplace. We also supply many Distribution Centers, Warehousing Facilities and Conveyor Manufacturers across the US and Canada.
Conveyor Guards products are designed to mitigate risk against materials handling accidents while providing a more comfortable & safe work environment for employees. Conveyor Guard has designed and patented its extrusion molded plastic guards, to provide a comfortable ‘bumper’ to protect employees. To include potential hazard of sharp and hard metal edges of conveyor systems. The guard also helps to improve the appearance of the conveyor line while protecting conveyor systems.
The guard simply snaps on the steel side frame. Because its unique manufacturing process is performed right here in the U.S., Conveyor Guard offers fast delivery at a fraction of the cost of custom-fabricated steel guards.
Conveyors are an critical part of the manufacturing and material handling process. They help improve efficiency and production throughout the plant or warehouse by means of automation, advanced technology and innovation.
Based on industry statistics, they are also one of the most common sources of costly and serious accidents in the industry. The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics reports there are over fifty workplace fatalities a year in which conveyors is the primary source of injury. You don’t want to be one of the businesses that are estimated to spend millions of dollars a year on conveyor accidents and fees.
Who NEEDs Conveyor Guard Safety Products?
Any Conveyor manufacturer, distributor, warehouse operation, and/or material handling businesses that is responsible for the use and maintenance of conveyor equipment. Including anyone devoted to any expectation, discovery, evaluation, prevention, and control of those environmental factors or stresses arising in or from the workplace which may cause injury among workers. Conveyor Guard products can help you, mitigate and manage some of these common hazards associated with operating conveyors in your workplace.
Why is Conveyor Guarding Important to You?
“Each year, thousands of workers suffer amputation and other injuries that are preventable when basic safety guards are in place and proper procedures are followed. Your business needs to protect your workers, and you need to do it now.”
Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, employers are responsible for providing safe and healthful workplaces for their employees. OSHA's role is to ensure these conditions for America's working men and women by setting and enforcing standards, and providing training, education and assistance. For more information, visit http://www.osha.gov.
How Can Conveyor Guarding Help Me?
As an employer, Conveyor Guardsafety products will help you protect your employees. It will help you and your employees recognize, and control the potential hazards of the conveyors in your workplace. The products do not cover all equipment associated with hazards in conveyor operations but is the place to start in helping to mitigate the hazards and protect your employees!
What Types of Hazards Do I Need to Look for?
To prevent worker amputations and other injuries, you and your employees must be able to recognize the contributing factors, such as the mechanical components of machinery, the mechanical motion that occurs at or near these components, and the specific worker activities performed with the mechanical operation.