Machine Guard & Cover makes a variety of non-metallic machine guards and bearing covers. We make guards for chain, belt and gear drive power transmission systems. We make bearing and coupling guards, conveyor covers, drip trays and custom parts.

Our machine guards meet OSHA safety guard standards if the guards are installed in accordance with the relevant standards.

We have years of experience in custom plastic vacuum forming and solving our customer’s machine guarding needs.

Michigan Safety Conference

2017 Michigan Safety Conference

Machine Guard & Cover Co. will be exhibiting at the Michigan Safety Conference at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, MI on April 11-12, 2017. Please see us at booth #702. Jet LaBarge, Vice President at Machine Guard & Cover Co. will be presenting on machine guarding on Tuesday, April 11 from 3:15 to 4:15. …

Injuries Related to Equipment Guarding

Injuries Related to Equipment Guarding

According to the most recent data from the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), many injuries occur from handling oversized equipment guarding. When guarding new or existing machines, it is important to keep this data in mind. 1. Handling/Dropped Oversized and Heavy Guards: 45% Large guards manufactured from steel can become very heavy. An alternate …