This page provides access to OR-OSHA documents related to welding activities, including program directives, letters of interpretation, publications, fact sheets and lending library.
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.
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Access to electronic library of construction occupational safety and health documents related to welding hazards.
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.