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Welding

Improper welding, burning, and cutting can be dangerous. Learn how to identify and control hazards by following safe procedures.

Oregon OSHA

Visit the Oregon OSHA website to learn more about welding safety and regulations.

Welding health and safety [PDF]
A comprehensive guide to understanding welding and cutting processes, hazards, and regulations.

Welding, burning, and cutting [PDF]
This guide includes potential hazards associated with welding, burning, and cutting, and rules by which these hazards can be controlled.

Welding and manganese: potential neurologic effects (NIOSH)
Learn about the potential health risks associated with exposure to manganese in welding fumes

Controlling hazardous fume and gases during welding (OSHA) [PDF]
A fact sheet detailing the health effects of welding fume exposure along with strategies for reducing exposure.

Welding safety and health fact sheets (American Welding Society)
A collection of safety and health talks specific to common welding concerns.