Why is machine guarding so important? I can’t tell you what the first thing is you think about when designing your new production machine? But I can guess what's the last? The machine guaridng! It is a sad fact that the last thing may well be the first in...
So what will happen to the machinery safety regulations and standards after Brexit?
As the regulations are UK regulations (which just happen to be almost identical, word for word, to EC Directives) they will almost certainly remain in force as they are. And it seems highly unlikely that the HSE (Health and Safety Executive) would wish to see any relaxation of health and safety regulations in the UK.
Do you have Acrylic guards? Acrylic units? Maybe your display case is made from Acrylic?
If you look after your acrylic it will last much longer and save you money!
There are a few ways to clean acrylic.
When this type of clear plastic becomes dirty or appears slightly dull, you can use a variety of cleaning processes, all of which are detailed below.
Some heavier cleaning processes even require power tools, depending on how damaged or dirty the acrylic is.
Read this guide to find out all the best tricks and tips for cleaning acrylic.