Welding

General Information

Date Added Resource Source
Oct 2006

OR-OSHA Topic Page: Welding

http://www.cbs.state.or.us/external/osha/subjects/welding.html

This page provides access to OR-OSHA documents related to welding activities, including program directives, letters of interpretation, publications, fact sheets and lending library.

(Oregon OSHA)
Mar 2006

Welding Information Center Library & Knowledge Base

http://www.weldinginfocenter.com/

The Welding Information Center is a website sponsored by current and former manufacturers and distributors of welding rods. The purpose of the site is to educate the public about the importance of welding to our society and includes documents on welding basics and welding health and safety.

(Welding Information Center)
Apr 2005

ELCOSH Trade: Welder

http://www.elcosh.org/docs/trade/welder.html

Access to electronic library of construction occupational safety and health documents related to welding hazards.

(eLCOSH)
Apr 2005

Safety and Health Topics – Welding, Cutting, and Brazing

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/weldingcuttingbrazing/index.html

Welding, cutting, and brazing are hazardous activities that pose a unique combination of both safety and health risks to more than 500,000 workers in a wide variety of industries. The risk from fatal injuries alone is more than four deaths per thousand workers over a working lifetime.

(OSHA)