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Posted by Tasha Weiss on November 22, 2011 at 11:05 AM.
Thirty-seven new welding safety and health fact sheets for the construction industry are available as free downloads from the American Welding Society (AWS). Developed by AWS’s Safety and Health Committee, the PDF documents cover guidelines for various safety topics ranging from fumes and gases to ergonomics in the welding environment.
The fact sheets most relevant to welding in the construction industry include:
- Electrical Hazards
- Fire and Explosion Prevention
- Tripping and Falling
- Falling Objects
- Confined Spaces
To download these free resources, visit www.aws.org/technical/facts.