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Hazard Notice 1


Makita AngleBrace Rebater Saw - Recall

Makita Australia is undertaking a voluntary recall of the circular saw model 5806B for modification of the guard assembly.
 
Hazard Notice 2


Computerised Rotary Saw - Blade Maintenance Switch

The machine sequence initiated by the blade maintenance switch on the Computerised Rotary Saws is unsafe.


Hazard Notice 3

CPP3 Radial Arm Saw - Blade Travel and Guarding Requirments

Saw operators risk cutting injuries when
using all CPP3 saws supplied up to 18th January 2001. 
   

Hazard Notice 4

Spida CXM & CXTM Saws & Owens Computerised Spida Saws - Blade Travel Past Edge of Saw Bench

Saw operators risk cutting injuries when the blade passes the edge of the saw bench.


Hazard Notice 5


Mini-Titan Mark 1 - Electrical Supply Cable Damage

A manufacturing fault may exist in some Mini Titan presses causing the 415V electrical supply cable insulation to be worn away.
 

Hazard Notice 6


Crushing Risk: All Multihead Presses - Control of Hand Crushing Hazard

A recent incident where an operator had his fingers and hand crushed has highlighted the serious hazard that exists for operators of multihead presses in truss plants.


Hazard Notice 7


Stanley Bostitch Frame Pro Nailer - New Hazard ID & Risk Assessment Information

Customers operating this machine are advised that a new state of knowledge exists regarding the hazards associated with the operation of the Frame Pro Nailer.
 

Hazard Notice 8


Stanley Bostitch Stud Noggin Nailer - New Hazard ID & Risk Assessment Inforamtion

Customers operating this machine are advised that a new state of knowledge exists regarding the hazards associated with the operation of the Stud Noggin Nailer.


Hazard Notice 9


Pull Saws: All Makes - Pull Saw Guarding Requirments

Saw operators may be at greater risk of cutting injuries to fingers and hands due to contact with the rotating blade in the retracted position if the fixed lower guard is missing.
 

Hazard Notice 10


Razer Saw - Cutting Chamber Door Failure

A manufacturing fault may exist in the polycarbonate ('lexan') door to the cutting chamber on the Razer Saw.



Hazard Notice 11


Bostitch Nail Gun - Remote Cycling Unit
The remote cycle kits fitted to the nail gun have the capability to fire without warning, if the air supply to the trigger is interrupted.
 

Hazard Notice 12


Titan, Super Titan, Roller Master, & All Table Presses - Emergency Stopping Distance
In July 2001, an accident occured on a Super Titan press at a roof truss plant. An operator recieved serious crushing injuries to his ankle and foot when it was trapped between the moving gantry press and a trestle table.


Hazard Notice 13


Spida Trussmaster Saw - Non-Compliant Two-Handed Saw Control

Saw operators may risk exposure to cutting injuries when using Spida Trussmaster Saws prior to 2000.
 

Hazard Notice 14


StrutRunner Mk1, Mk2 Press & Floor Truss Press - Control of UpperLimb Crushing Hazard

Operators of these machines have upper limb access to the press platen from the sides of the machine during normal operation.


Hazard Notice 15


Remote Cycle Unit #2 - Bostitch Wallframing Machinery

Loss of air pressure due to sudden disconnection, leaks or damage to the air supply line to the remote cycle valve can cause the nail gun to fire unexspectedly.
 

Hazard Notice 16


Spida CXM Saw - Loose Upper Pivot Point Bolt

A single bolt secures the upper pivot point of the rotating 'angulation' assembly on the Spida CXM Saw. If this bolt loosens and falls out during operation the saw blade and pivoting arm assembly could lurch forward or backward resulting in risk of serious injury.