|Document ID (ISN)||75171|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Booklet INDG297
Health and Safety Executive
||Safety in gas welding, cutting and similar processes
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 1999. 14p. Illus. 7 ref.
||Contents of this safety guide usable for training purposes: risk assessment; permits-to-work; qualifications; equipment used in gas welding and cutting; fire, explosion and other hazards (use of fuel gases and oxygen); risks from lighted blowpipes; gas leaks; ventilation; storage and handling of gas cylinders; flashbacks; maintenance, examination and testing of equipment.
||compressed gases; pressurized gas systems; training material; fire protection; welding and cutting; explosion protection
||protection against leakage; oxygen; propylene; acetylene; flexible tubing; gas cylinders; handling and storage; blowpipes; vehicle repair and servicing; training manuals; ventilation; hazard evaluation; housekeeping; preventive maintenance; flame arresters; maintenance shops; safe working methods; qualifications; permits-to-work; safety guides; United Kingdom
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Metal production and metalworking
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
||Compressed gases and pressure vessels
Welding and cutting