Hand & Portable Power Tools

Hand & Portable Power Tools

Hand and portable power tools can present significant hazards if not used or maintained appropriately. The Hand & Portable Power Tools program provides guidance on how to ensure for hand and power tool safety.

External References

Department Contact

John Avedian
Safety Officer
617.496.3274
john_avedian@harvard.edu

Did You Know?

Make sure all machine safe guards are in place at all times so that moving parts are not a danger to you and other workers nearby. If machine safety guards are removed due to maintenance ensure that Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) protocols are closely followed.