Welding is used to join materials and is a common practice in many industries. But because of the nature of this activity, welding exposes workers to various hazards, such as radiation, toxic fumes and excessive heat. So it’s critical to ensure that your workers are adequately protected from such hazards while welding or working near welders and that you comply with the requirements in the OHS laws as to welding.
HOW TO USE THE TOOL
Adapt this form for your operations and the welding requirements in your jurisdiction’s OHS laws and use it to audit your welding safety procedures to ensure that they comply with these requirements and adequately protect all workers.
Safe Work Manitoba’s Welding Guide