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Document ID (ISN)76201
CIS number 01-66
Year 1999
Convention or series no. HSE8 (rev.2)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Take care with oxygen - Fire and explosion hazards in the use of oxygen
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Aug. 1999. 14p. Illus. 10 ref.
Abstract This booklet provides information on fire and explosion hazards when oxygen is used. It is aimed at any person using oxygen gas in cylinders. Main hazards are described and guidance is given on the way of handling and replacing gas cylinder components.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; fire hazards; oxygen; explosion hazards; training material; gas cylinders
Descriptors (secondary) confined spaces; safety guides; data sheet; gaskets
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Inorganic substances
Compressed gases and pressure vessels