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Metal Industry Guidelines for Safe Work
This booklet has been put together by members of the metals industry to give guidance on safe practices for both large and small workshops.
Source: ACC New Zealand
Oregon OSHA Hazard Alert - Combustible Dust
This hazard alert addresses an explosion and fire caused when sugar dust ignited causing injuries and deaths. This alert addresses the risk of this occurring related to wood dust, powder-coating filters, grains and other products.
Source: Oregon OSHA