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Close-up image of hoses and fittings.
hoses and fittings Hoses and fittings can fail and spray hot oil or other substances at high pressure onto workers if punctured, frayed, or damaged. In addition, oil sprays can cause injuries and fire hazards. Inspect hoses and fittings for wear and damage as recommended by the manufacturer and replace as needed.

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