Safety Guidelines

Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.

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Jan 13, 2017
Need a Reason for Selecting Appropriate Welding PPE?

https://ohsonline.com/Articles/2006/09/Need-a-Reason-for-Selecting-Appropriate-Welding-PPE.aspx

More than 365,000 individuals sustain welding-related eye injuries annually. Learn how to prevent eye injuries while welding.

Source: OH&S

Jun 01, 2016
Welding Safety: The Essential Guide

http://www.r-techwelding.co.uk/welding-safety-the-essential-guide/

This free safety guide, prepared by R-Tech Welding, includes the very best welding safety resources from around the web.

Source: R-Tech Welding

Jun 01, 2010
U.S. Chemical Safety Board: Seven Key Lessons to Prevent Worker Deaths During Hot Work in and around Tanks

http://www.csb.gov/investigations/detail.aspx?SID=93

A safety bulletin and video warning of the hazards of conducting hot work in a variety of industries and identifying seven key lessons aimed at preventing worker deaths during hot work in and around storage tanks containing flammable materials.

Source: CSB

Oct 01, 2006
Ergonomics in Welding - An Overiew of WMSDs Hazardous Exposures and Solution

http://wisha-training.lni.wa.gov/training/presentations/Ergo4Welders.ppt

Powerpoint presentation provided by Washington Department Labor and Industries on ergonomic issues and solutions related to welding.

Source: WA Department L&I