Guarding of section gathering and insetting machines by British Printing Industries Federation.

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l (a)(1) General requirements for all machines—Machine guarding. Types of guarding—One or more meth- Types of guarding—One or more meth- ods of machine guarding shall be provided to protect the operator and other employees in the machine area from.

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