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WVU Extension to offer OSHA machine guarding course

Signage on machinery that reads "Danger. Moving parts can crush and cut. Keep hands clear."

Amputations are among the most severe workplace injuries, often resulting in permanent disability. West Virginia University  Extension  Safety and Health Extension’s  National Resource Center Occupational Safety and Health Training Institute Education Center  will offer the OSHA 2045: Machinery and Machine Guarding course on September 13-16 in Morgantown, West Virginia, to provide the education workers need to help prevent amputations and other life-altering injuries related to machine operation.