The Importance of Hand Safety

Our hands and fingers play a role in almost every task we do daily which makes them that much more vulnerable at the workplace.

Because of their much-needed characteristics such as strength, flexibility, sensitivity, and coordination, hand protection and safety should be a top priority for both employers and workers.

Prevention takes time but it is vital in helping to keep your hands and fingers safe. Here are some ways that hands and fingers are injured:

  • Cut

  • Punctured

  • Scraped

  • Burned

  • Irritated by dermatitis

  • Fractured

  • Crushed or mangled</