Roger E. Cloutier, Senior Product Safety Engineer
Saint-Gobain Abrasives, Inc.
To prevent a flap disc breakage and personal injury, please review and comply with the following list of Do's and Don’ts.
Remember, flap disc grinding can be hazardous to operators and bystanders. If a flap disc breaks in operation, there can be serious injury to eyes, face or other parts of the body not protected by adequate equipment. Grinding sparks and dust particles may also cause serious injury by contact or inhalation.
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For additional information on this topic or if you need any other abrasive safety information, please review ANSI, OSHA and all literature provided by the coated abrasive and machine manufacturer. You may contact the Saint-Gobain Product Safety Department at (508) 795-2317, Fax (508) 795-5120 or contact your Saint-Gobain Abrasives representative with any safety related questions.