MACHINE SAFETY SERIES, EP. 1

How to Verify if Your Machine is Safe & Compliant 

David W. Kerr, EHS Program Specialist

June 6th, 2020

In this episode of Machine Safety Series, we’re answering questions every machine owner has asked at some point:

“Is my machine safe?”

“Is my machine compliant with required safety standards?”

The answers to these questions aren’t black and white, but after watching this video, you’ll know how to get started to find the answers and verify your machine’s safety and compliance. So what are you waiting for… watch the episode below!

 

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About the Speaker

David W. Kerr has over 35 years of global EHS experience and retired as Director of Global Safety & Loss Prevention for Merck & Co., Inc.  As MPSA’s EHS Program Specialist, Dave assists the MPSA Team and its clients with machine safety programs, compliance, and training needs.

“Helping others to comply with EHS regulations & preventing serious, if not fatal injuries has been my life’s work.”

Recent Blog Posts:

How to Verify Machine is Safe and Compliant

In this episode of Machine Safety Series, we’re answering questions every machine owner has asked at some point: “Is my machine safe?”
“Is my machine compliant with required safety standards?” The answers aren’t always obvious, but after watching this video you’ll know how to get started to find them and verify your machine’s safety and compliance. So what are you waiting for… watch the episode!

Common Machine Safety Challenges: Recorded Webinar

In this recorded 30-minute webinar, get answers to the common challenges and complexities involved with finding compliant machine safety solutions. David Kerr first covers EHS topics, followed by Jamie reviewing technical machine safety components and key considerations, and ending with a Q&A forum with submitted questions from our viewers.

Are Machine Safety Concerns Keeping You Up at Night?

With downsizing efforts impacting every industry, the availability of in-house machine-safety expertise has declined. Still, as an employer, you bear the responsibility to provide a safe and compliant work environment for your employees. The stakes are high since machine-safety incidents can result in serious, if not fatal, injuries. The potential for machine-related injuries or regulatory-audit findings should always be at the forefront of your mind. You know your machinery needs to be both safe and compliant, but you’re just not sure how to get there.

Provide a safe and compliant working environment.

Take the first step. Ask MPSA to identify your safety and compliance issues. We can do the rest. 

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