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Need a Reason for Selecting Appropriate Welding PPE?
More than 365,000 individuals sustain welding-related eye injuries annually. Learn how to prevent eye injuries while welding.
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
U.S. Chemical Safety Board: Seven Key Lessons to Prevent Worker Deaths During Hot Work in and around Tanks
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.
Ergonomics in Welding - An Overiew of WMSDs Hazardous Exposures and Solution
Powerpoint presentation provided by Washington Department Labor and Industries on ergonomic issues and solutions related to welding.
Source: WA Department L&I