When physically handling a motor, your fingers can easily be crushed; a momentary slip causes permanent disfigurement. The risk of back injury is also high. Let’s review some ways that you can protect yourself from these types of injuries.
• At receiving (or the stockroom), inspect the lifting eye before attempting to lift the motor. A problem with the eye could cost you your foot.
• Along with inspecting the eye, clean any grease off the shaft. Also wipe t