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OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Basic Steel Products
The Basic Steel Products page contains a direct link to all OSHA standards applicable to the steel industry. The page also features a selection of safety tips to counteract industrial hazards, and more.
Injury Prevention Resources for Metal and Non Metallic Mineral Products - Metal Fabricating
The following links list tools, publications, and other resources to help prevent the most common injuries and illnesses in the metal, non-metallic mineral products industries.
Source: WorkSafe BC
OSHA Profile: Primary Metals and Basic Steel Products
This industry group (SIC 331) is involved in manufacturing hot metal, pig iron, and silvery pig iron from iron ore and iron and steel scrap; converting pig iron, scrap iron, and scrap steel into steel: and in hot rolling iron and steel into basic shapes such as plates, sheets, strips, rods, bars, and tubing.
Ergonomic Survival Guide for Sheet Metal Workers
This Survival Guide is designed to promote awareness of safe work practices for Sheet Metal Workers.
Source: CA DOSH