Machine Guard Standard

By James L. Curtis and Craig B. Simonsen

In this machine guarding case, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that OSHA’s Machine Guard Standard protects from debris or waste material, and from the actual piece being worked on. Perez v. Loren Cook Company, No. 12-1310, (8th Cir. May 9, 2014).

The Eight Circuit reversed and remanded the machine
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