Angle Grinder Safety Test

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Grinder Safety Quizzes & Trivia

An angle grinder is a one side grinder and hand held. Most of the accidents involving this tool are as a result of poor safety planning on the side of the operator. Having undertaken safety courses for this you are well capable of operating it. Give it the quiz a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Most injuries caused by the grinder are from metal particles or dicks becoming lodged into the users eyes?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What is the minimal Personal Proctective Equipment that must be worn when operating an Angle Grinder?
    • A. 

      Dust mask, Overalls and Earmuffs

    • B. 

      Safety Glasses

    • C. 

      Safety Glasses and Earmuffs

    • D. 

      Earmuffs and Safety Gloves

  • 3. 
    The angle grinder is a portable electric grinder that uses an___________   _______  for grinding away material
  • 4. 
    Grinding Disks need frequent replacement
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What should you ensure before using the Angle Grinder
    • A. 

      The disk is not defected

    • B. 

      The disk being used matches the size and RPM of the machine

    • C. 

      The cord has an up to date ticket and isn't broken or frayed

    • D. 

      The securing nut is fastened tight

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    Never use a Grinder without the disk guard, why is this so?
    • A. 

      It protects you from flying debris

    • B. 

      It prevents you from using an incorrect size disk

    • C. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Always match the maximum RPM of the disk with the grinder?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The grinder shouldn't be used as a cutting device if there's another cutting tool availabe
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The Grinder Disk should be spinning before making contact with the material being ground or cut
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The Grinding disk can be used for cutting material
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False