A power press user who employs, contracts, hires, benefits from, or is responsible for the personnel who operate and work on or around power presses must ensure that all press installation and operations comply with the minimum requirements of:
 OSHA articles:
1910.217 Mechanical Power Presses- General Requirements
1910.212[a] General Machine Guarding
1910.219[b] Flywheel and Gear Covers
 ANSI B11.1 - Safety Requirements for Mechanical Power Presses
It is recommended that all parties involved with the operation and maintenance of a Kenco press be thoroughly indoctrinated in all aspects of proper operation and maintenance before attempting to operate or service a press. The following press safety guidelines should always be observed:
NOTE: All Kenco presses are designed and manufactured with the intent to meet the safety requirements of OSHA and ANSI B11.1. The implementation of all applicable regulations, including final guarding concepts, is the responsibility of the end user.