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Lino Cutting Safety

Lino/Adigraph Cutting and Printing
Health and Safety
Moving around the room
  • No Running.
  • Stop immediately and listen when your teacher asks for your attention.
Using lino cutters
  • Carry cutters with the blade pointing down.
  • Only use the cutter for the job it was intended for.
  • Work away from your hands when cutting.
  • If working with lino, use a bench hook.
Use of materials
  • Wipe tables after printing.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly after every lesson.
Personal responsibility
  • Wear an apron.
  • Alert your teacher to injuries or breakages.
Tidying up
  • Be responsible for any job you have been asked to do.
  • Be responsible for tidying up your own work space.