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Hand and Power Tools

Hand and power tools are an essential part of our everyday lives and are present in almost every industry. These tools help us perform tasks that would have otherwise been difficult or impossible. However, these tools can be hazardous and have the potential to cause severe injuries when improperly used or maintained. Proper care and routine maintenance of your hand and power tools makes projects easier, safer, and more successful. Here are some helpful links on safely using tools to complete projects.

https://ehs.okstate.edu/power-equipment-safety.html

https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/handpowertools/

https://s3.amazonaws.com/oksafetycouncil/safetytalks/SafeUseofHandTools.pdf