Welding Safety Introduction
Arc welding is a safe occupation when sufficient measures are taken to protect the welder from potential hazards. When these measures are overlooked, welders can encounter such dangers as electric shock, overexposure to fumes and gases, arc radiation, and fire and explosion.
Keeping the arc welding operator in mind, here you will find both mandatory safety practices and those based on shop experience.
The Lincoln Electric Welding Safety video is divided into 6 modules:
- Module 1: Electric Shock
- Module 2: Fumes & Gases
- Module 3: Fire & Explosions
- Module 4: Misc. Welding Safety
- Module 5: Personal Protective Equipment
- Module 6: Cutting Systems
Within each module, you'll find multiple videos and additional resources available to view or download.