Workers limbs may get caught in unguarded shafts,
shaft ends, spiked live rolls, or nip points.
- Construction, operation, and maintenance of conveyors must
be in accordance with American National Standard B20.1-1957, which
is incorporated by reference as specified in Sec. 1910.6. 1910.265(c)(18)(i)
- Spiked live rolls must be guarded. 1910.265(c)(18)(ii)
Roller conveyor with unguarded
chain and sprocket drives.
Guarded nip points on chain conveyor.
Unguarded nip point between belt
and pulley on belt
Chain conveyor; unguarded shaft, shaft end, and nip
point between conveyor chain and sprocket.
Guarded drive mechanism on belt conveyor.
Worker sitting on belt conveyor.
This is not a safe practice.